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King Arthur

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2004.
Series: Major literary characters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critical examination of the character of King Arthur as found in the works of Sir Thomas Malory and Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron; Thomas Malory, Sir; Arthur, King.; Arthur, King.; Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron; Thomas Malory, Sir; Arthur, King.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791076709 9780791076705 0791079805 9780791079805
OCLC Number: 52514344
Description: xii, 252 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: From Malory to Tennyson : spiritual triumph to spiritual defeat / Celia Morris --
Malory's treatment of the legend of Arthur's survival / Stephen F. Lappert --
Malory's Arthur and the Plot of Agravain / John Michael Walsh --
The female king : Tennyson's Arthurian apocalypse / Elliot L. Gilbert --
Tennyson and the passing of Arthur / John D. Rosenberg --
The image of Arthur and the idea of King / Mark Allen --
Evidence against Lancelot and Guinevere in Malory's Morte Darthur : treason by imagination / E. Kay Harris --
The origins of the Arthurian legend / Geoffrey Ashe --
Following Malory out of Arthur's world / Joseph D. Parry --
The darkly chronicled king : an interpretation of the negative side of Arthur in Tennyson's King Arthur and the violence of manliness / Clinton Machann --
The once and future King : the book that grows up / Alan Lupack --
Character profile --
Works about King Arthur.
Series Title: Major literary characters.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
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Critical essays provide in-depth analysis of each character and comprehensive profiles discuss their key traits and other attributes. From Gododdin to Le Morte d'Arthur, the Arthurian legend remains  Read more...

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"Harold Bloom is the world's leading literary critic" -The Times"

 
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