passa ai contenuti
The death of King Arthur : Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur : a retelling Anteprima di questo documento
ChiudiAnteprima di questo documento
Stiamo controllando…

The death of King Arthur : Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur : a retelling

Autore: Peter Ackroyd; Thomas Malory, Sir
Editore: New York : Viking, 2011.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
Banca dati:WorldCat
Sommario:
In this modern adaptation of the story of King Arthur, the author resurrects the legendary epic of Camelot. The names of Arthur, Merlin, Lancelot, Guinevere, Galahad, the sword of Excalibur, and the court of Camelot are as recognizable as any from the world of myth. Although many versions exist of the stories of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, Le Morte d'Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory endures as the  Per saperne di più…
Voto:

(non ancora votato) 0 con commenti - Diventa il primo.

Soggetti
Altri come questo

 

Trova una copia in biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Stiamo ricercando le biblioteche che possiedono questo documento…

Dettagli

Genere/forma: Historical fiction
Arthurian romances
Fiction
Persona incaricata: Arthur, King; Arthur, King; Arthur, King.; Arthur, King
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Peter Ackroyd; Thomas Malory, Sir
ISBN: 9780670023073 0670023078 9780143106951 0143106953
Numero OCLC: 707969091
Descrizione: xv, 316 pages ; 24 cm
Contenuti: The Death of King Arthur --
The Tale of King Arthur. Merlin ; The knight with the two swords ; Arthur and Guinevere ; The wickedness of Morgan le Fay --
The adventures of Sir Lancelot Du Lake --
Tristram and Isolde. Isolde the fair ; Tristram's madness and exile ; Tristram and the Round Table ; The reunion of Tristram and Isolde --
The Adventure of the Holy Grail. The miracle of the Holy Grail ; The quest begins ; The quest goes on ; Lancelot and Galahad. The miracle of Galahad --
Lancelot and Guinevere. The poisoned apple ; The fair maid of Astolat ; The knight of the cart --
The Death of Arthur. The strife begins ; The vengeance of Gawain ; Lancelot and Gawain ; The day of destiny ; The dolorous death and departing out of this world of Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere.
Responsabilità: by Peter Ackroyd.

Abstract:

In this modern adaptation of the story of King Arthur, the author resurrects the legendary epic of Camelot. The names of Arthur, Merlin, Lancelot, Guinevere, Galahad, the sword of Excalibur, and the court of Camelot are as recognizable as any from the world of myth. Although many versions exist of the stories of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, Le Morte d'Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory endures as the most moving and richly inventive. In this abridged retelling the author transforms Malory's fifteenth-century work into a dramatic modern story, vividly bringing to life a world of courage and chivalry, magic, and majesty. The golden age of Camelot, the perilous search for the Holy Grail, the love of Guinevere and Lancelot, and the treachery of Arthur's son Mordred are all rendered into contemporary prose.

Commenti

Commenti degli utenti
Recuperando commenti GoodReads…
Stiamo recuperando commenti DOGObooks

Etichette

Diventa il primo.
Conferma questa richiesta

Potresti aver già richiesto questo documento. Seleziona OK se si vuole procedere comunque con questa richiesta.

Dati collegati


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/707969091> # The death of King Arthur : Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur : a retelling
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "707969091" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#CreativeWork/morte_d_arthur> ; # Morte d'Arthur.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Topic/knights_and_knighthood_great_britain> ; # Knights and knighthood--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839101> ; # Britons
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/142149444> ; # King Arthur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Topic/britons> ; # Britons
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/988113> ; # Knights and knighthood
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Person/arthur_king> ; # King. Arthur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Topic/great_britain_kings_and_rulers> ; # Great Britain--Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Person/malory_thomas_sir_active_15th_century> ; # Sir Thomas Malory
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34467427> ; # Peter Ackroyd
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "In this modern adaptation of the story of King Arthur, the author resurrects the legendary epic of Camelot. The names of Arthur, Merlin, Lancelot, Guinevere, Galahad, the sword of Excalibur, and the court of Camelot are as recognizable as any from the world of myth. Although many versions exist of the stories of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, Le Morte d'Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory endures as the most moving and richly inventive. In this abridged retelling the author transforms Malory's fifteenth-century work into a dramatic modern story, vividly bringing to life a world of courage and chivalry, magic, and majesty. The golden age of Camelot, the perilous search for the Holy Grail, the love of Guinevere and Lancelot, and the treachery of Arthur's son Mordred are all rendered into contemporary prose."@en ;
    schema:description "The Death of King Arthur -- The Tale of King Arthur. Merlin ; The knight with the two swords ; Arthur and Guinevere ; The wickedness of Morgan le Fay -- The adventures of Sir Lancelot Du Lake -- Tristram and Isolde. Isolde the fair ; Tristram's madness and exile ; Tristram and the Round Table ; The reunion of Tristram and Isolde -- The Adventure of the Holy Grail. The miracle of the Holy Grail ; The quest begins ; The quest goes on ; Lancelot and Galahad. The miracle of Galahad -- Lancelot and Guinevere. The poisoned apple ; The fair maid of Astolat ; The knight of the cart -- The Death of Arthur. The strife begins ; The vengeance of Gawain ; Lancelot and Gawain ; The day of destiny ; The dolorous death and departing out of this world of Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796547139> ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Arthurian romances"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The death of King Arthur : Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur : a retelling"@en ;
    schema:productID "707969091" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707969091#PublicationEvent/new_york_viking_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Agent/viking> ; # Viking
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670023073> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780143106951> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707969091> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Person/arthur_king> # King. Arthur
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Arthur" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "King. Arthur" ;
    schema:name "King Arthur" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Person/malory_thomas_sir_active_15th_century> # Sir Thomas Malory
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Malory" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas" ;
    schema:name "Sir Thomas Malory" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796547139#Topic/great_britain_kings_and_rulers> # Great Britain--Kings and rulers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Great Britain--Kings and rulers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839101> # Britons
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Britons"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> # Kings and rulers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kings and rulers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/988113> # Knights and knighthood
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Knights and knighthood"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/142149444> # King Arthur
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "King Arthur" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34467427> # Peter Ackroyd
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1949" ;
    schema:familyName "Ackroyd" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Ackroyd" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780143106951>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0143106953" ;
    schema:isbn "9780143106951" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670023073>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0670023078" ;
    schema:isbn "9780670023073" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707969091>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/707969091> ; # The death of King Arthur : Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur : a retelling
    schema:dateModified "2017-03-23" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Chiudi finestra

Per favore entra in WorldCat 

Non hai un account? Puoi facilmente crearne uno gratuito.