But it is not the debased classical decoration alone which 315 marks the illumination of the Carolingian school.
He adds that it occurs frequently in the legends of the Carolingian period.
On the other hand, he showed, by his policy towards the German Church, that he was the true heir of the Carolingian traditions.
The name of Desiderius appears in the romances of the Carolingian period.
In individuality and picturesqueness of narrative, these two works surpass all the historical writings of the Carolingian time.
The system may be traced to Carolingian, and even earlier, sources.
Stubbs says that the Carolingian chancellor was the royal notary and the arch-chancellor keeper of the royal seal.
What historical basis can be found for the Carolingian myth?
The Norseman, while still an unbaptized buccaneer, laid low every Merovingian and Carolingian edifice.
Inside, the work is a handsome example of the early Carolingian.