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Arthurian romances

Author: Chrétien, de Troyes; William W Kibler; Carleton W Carroll
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Penguin Books, 1991.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chretien de Troyes not only created a new genre, the courtly romance, but virtually invented Arthurian literature as we know it.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Named Person: Chrétien, de Troyes; Chrétien, de Troyes
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chrétien, de Troyes; William W Kibler; Carleton W Carroll
ISBN: 0140445218 9780140445213
OCLC Number: 24167821
Language Note: Translated into prose from the Old French.
Description: 521 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Erec and Enide --
Cligés --
The knight of the Cart (Lancelot) --
The Knight with the Lion (Yvain) --
The story of the grail (Perceval).
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Chrétien de Troyes ; translated with an introduction and notes by William W. Kibler (Erec and Enide translated by Carleton W. Carroll).
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The "Arthurian Romances" contains prose translations of all five of Chretien's "verse romans" - "Erec and Enide", "Cliges", "Lancelot", "Yvain", "Perceval".  Read more...

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