The Arthurian Legends
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The Arthurian Legends An Illustrated Anthology by Richard W. Barber

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. in UK .
Written in English


  • Classic fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Historical - Arthurian,
  • Fiction / Classics,
  • Classics,
  • Arthurian romances

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11426248M
ISBN 100822606003
ISBN 109780822606000

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Ashley's anthology provides a thorough introduction to the story of Arthur by bringing together a variety of stories about Arthur, his knights, and other aspects of the legends. The stories cover Arthur's birth and fosterage, his rise to power, the exploits of some of his knights, Merlin's influence, and the demise of the Round Table/5(7). The Arthurian legend features many characters, including the Knights of the Round Table and members of King Arthur's family. Their names often differ from version to version and from language to language. The following is a list of characters with descriptions. The symbol indicates a Knight of the Round media: Bibliography, List of works. Illustrated Encyclopedia of Arthurian Legends Hardcover – January 1, by Ronan Coghlan (Author)/5(10). Summary and Analysis: Arthurian Legends Merlin, King Arthur, Gawain, Launcelot, Geraint, Tristram, Percivale, the Grail Quest, and the Passing of Arthur's Realm. King Vortigern's fortress in Snowdon kept tumbling each night after expert masons had worked on it.

Arthurian Arthurian subgenre tales are set in the world of King Arthur's legendary Camelot. Merlin, Lancelot, Ygraine and friends are involved in fresh adventures. These novels have been popular for centuries, and one famous modern example is Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow. Others can asset to the more traditional books on Arthurian legends, but I think Marion Zimmerman Bradley's Mists of Avalon deserves mention. Mists retells the well-trod Arthurian legends through women's eyes and it's a fascinating read - if you can tolerate the bodice-ripping language that pops up here and there. 2k views View 8 Upvoters. Explore our list of Arthurian Legend Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. He has published over ninety books on myth, the Arthurian Legends and Grail studies, including The Grail: Quest for the Eternal (), and most recently The Camelot Oracle (, with Will Worthington). His book Arthur of Albion () won multiple awards, including a Gold Medal from NAPPA, a gold Moonbeams award and a BIB Golden Apple Award.