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The history of the Kings of Britain

Author: Geoffrey, of Monmouth Bishop of St. Asaph; Lewis Thorpe
Publisher: Harmondsworth ; New York : Penguin Books, 1978.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the story of the realm from its supposed foundation by Brutus to the coming of the Saxons some two thousand years later. This title portrays legendary and semi-legendary figures such as Lear,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Arthur, King.; Merlin, (Legendary character); Geoffroi de Monmouth (1100?-1154).; Arthur, King.; Merlin, (Legendary character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey, of Monmouth Bishop of St. Asaph; Lewis Thorpe
ISBN: 0140441700 9780140441703
OCLC Number: 14974703
Notes: "This translation first published 1966."
Translation of "Historia regum Britanniae."
Description: 373 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Contents: 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.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Historia regum Britanniae.
Responsibility: Geoffrey of Monmouth ; translated with an introduction by Lewis Thorpe.

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