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King Arthur : hero and legend

Author: Richard W Barber
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk : Boydell, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Who was the real Arthur? Why were his knights so famous? Was he buried at Glastonbury? This work takes the story from the anonymous 8th century chronicler who first listed his battles to the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Folklore
Named Person: Arthur, King.; Artus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard W Barber
ISBN: 0851152546 9780851152547
OCLC Number: 58542012
Notes: "First published 1961 as Arthur of Albion; second edition, revised and extended, 1973, as King Arthur in Legend and History"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 209 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: The elusive hero; Arthur the emperor; Arthur and his court; the Arthurian legend in Germany - Tristan and Parzival; the English poems; the flower of chivalry; Arthur and popular tradition; the search for the spiritual - King Arthur in the 19th century; visions and revisions.
Responsibility: Richard Barber.

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A welcome paperback re-issue of a much-used edition. YEAR'S WORK IN MODERN LANGUAGE STUDIESUn manuel d'initiation couvrant avec elegance un millenaire de culture. CAHIERS DE CIVILISATION MEDIEVALE Read more...

 
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