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The history of the Kings of Britain

Author: Geoffrey, of Monmouth Bishop of St. Asaph; Lewis G M Thorpe
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1966.
Series: Penguin classics, L170.
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Geoffrey, of Monmouth, Bishop of St. Asaph, 1100?-1154.
History of the Kings of Britain.
Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1966
(OCoLC)644834832
Named Person: Arthur, King; Arthur, King.; Arthur, (roi); Merlin, (personnage légendaire); Arthur, King.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey, of Monmouth Bishop of St. Asaph; Lewis G M Thorpe
ISBN: 0140441700 9780140441703
OCLC Number: 3370598
Description: 373 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction. Geoffrey's purpose ; Who was Geoffrey of Monmouth? ; Geoffrey's sources ; The work itself ; Geoffrey the artist ; Geoffrey of Monmouth down the centuries ; Editions of the Historia ; Earlier translations ; This translation ; Acknowledgments --
Notes to the introduction --
Short bibliography of works used in the introduction and in the notes --
Map of Britain --
Dedication --
Brutus occupies the island of Albion --
Before the Romans came --
The coming of the Romans --
The house of Constantine --
The prophecies of Merlin --
The house of Constantine (continued) --
Arthur of Britain --
The Saxon domination --
Time chart.
Series Title: Penguin classics, L170.
Other Titles: Historia Britonum.
Responsibility: Geoffrey of Monmouth ; translated with an introduction by Lewis Thorpe.

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