Gates of Hell reference
- Hi, I was wondering if someone could help me find an actual reference
for calling the sidless surcoat the gates of hell?
So far I have only seen it mentioned on websites and nothing very
Is there a period document of some sort that made reference to this
practice, or does someone know a secondry source that references a
Or is there a place someone could suggest I look, Googling brings up
nothing and I really have no idea where to start.
> Hi, I was wondering if someone could help me find an actual
> for calling the sidless surcoat the gates of hell?Try Lurie's biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine. Don't remember if
there is a direct quote from Bernard of Clairvaux or no, but she
documents her sources pretty well.