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The Arthurian legends : an illustrated anthology

Author: Richard W Barber
Publisher: Totowa, N.J. : Littlefield, Adams, 1979.
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Gives the reader an idea of the power and range of Arthurian literature from its beginnings to the present day.
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Genre/Form: Anthologies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arthurian legends.
Totowa, N.J. : Littlefield, Adams, 1979
(OCoLC)619443759
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard W Barber
ISBN: 0822606003 9780822606000
OCLC Number: 5101442
Description: 224 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Welsh tradition: The annals of Wales, The history of the Britons, The life of St. Carannog --
The history of the Kings of Britain by Geoffrey of Monmouth : The mythical history of Arthur's reign --
The death of Arthur --
Culhwch and Olwen (from the Mabinogion) : The accomplishment of the Great Tasks --
The lay of Sir Launfal by Marie de France --
Yvain or the Knight with the Lion by Chré́tien de Troyes : Yvain wins Laudine --
Tristan by Gottfried von Strassburg : Tristan and Iseult in exile --
Parzival by Wolfram von Eschenbach : Parzival learns about the Grail --
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : Gawain's journey and the adventures at the Green Chapel --
The most piteous tale of the Morte Arthur Saunz Guerdon by Sir Thomas Malory : The day of destiny, the dolorous death and departing --
The Tudor historians : Polydore Vergil, John Leland --
The gothic revival. The grave of King Arthur by Thomas Wharton --
The misfortunes of Elphin by Thomas Love Peacock --
The Victorian image of the legends. Idylls of the King by Alfred Tennyson, "Lancelot and Elaine" --
Tristam and Iseult by Matthew Arnold --
The defense of Guenevere by William Morris --
Tristam of Lyonesse by Algernon Swinburne --
The twentieth century. Taliessin through Logres by Charles Williams, "The crowning of Arthur", "Taliessen at Lancelot's Mass" --
The once and future king by T.H. White.
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Richard Barber.

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