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  • The History of the Kings of Britain

    The History of the Kings of Britain
    av Geoffrey Of Monmouth

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843834410

    This imaginative history of the Britons, written in the twelfth century, is the first work to recount the woes of Lear and the glittering career of Arthur. It rapidly became a bestseller in the British Isles and Francophone Europe, with over 200 man…

  • The History of the Kings of Britain

    The History of the Kings of Britain
    av Geoffrey Of Monmouth

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843832065

    Written in the 1130s, Geoffrey's imaginative history of the Britons from Brutus to Cadwallader, the first work to recount the woes of Lear and the glittering career of Arthur, rapidly became a bestseller in the British Isles and Francophone Europe,…

  • Radio Camelot

    Radio Camelot
    av Roger Simpson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843841401

    `The writer argues persuasively that the treatment of Arthurian themes on radio was a significant contribution to the development of the "Matter of Britain" in the twentieth century... impressively comprehensive, covering music, readings, features,…

  • The Gentry Context for Malory's Morte Darthur

    The Gentry Context for Malory's Morte Darthur
    av Raluca Radulescu

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859917858

    This book sets Malory's Morte Darthur in the context of the political concerns that he shared with the fifteenth-century gentry readers for whom he wrote his book; the author draws widely on their correspondence and readingmaterial, but looks partic…

  • Arthurian Poets

    Arthurian Poets
    av David Llewellyn Dodds

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859913270

    `I believe this volume will give to scholars of Williams expanded vistas from which to view his work, and to the general reader glimpses of Camelot'. MYTHPRINT Includes Taliessin through Logres and The Regionof the Summer Stars - complex and hauntin…

  • Cei and the Arthurian Legend

    Cei and the Arthurian Legend
    av Linda Gowans

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859912617

    `No Arthurian critic will be able to ignore this book which gathers together so much diverse material and skilfully brings out unexpected links between versions widely separated in time and country of origin.' MODERN LANGUAGE REVIEW Cei is one of th…

  • Arthurian Bibliography II

    Arthurian Bibliography II
    av Cedric E. Pickford

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859910996

    Full indexes by topic, keyword and individual work\author form a complete subject-index, based on the indexes in source bibliographies. This is a complete bibliography of Arthurian literature to 1978, the result of five years' work by Professor Cedr…

  • The Legend of the Grail

    The Legend of the Grail
    av Nigel Bryant

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840831

    The Grail legends have been appropriated by novelists as diverse as Umberto Eco and Dan Brown yet very few have read for themselves the original stories from which they came. All the mystery and drama of the Arthurian world are embodied in the extra…

  • The Legend of the Grail

    The Legend of the Grail
    av Nigel Bryant

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840060

    The quest for the Holy Grail is one of the most important elements in the story of King Arthur. Yet even among the many interested in the stories of the Round Table, very few have read at first hand the medieval masterpieces whichover a period of so…

  • The Changing Face of Arthurian Romance

    The Changing Face of Arthurian Romance
    av Alison Adams

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859912273

    These essays on Arthurian prose romances, published as a tribute to Cedric E. Pickford, reflect their development and the reshaping of the romances in response to changing taste and fashion from the death of Chrétien de Troyes tothe end of the medie…

  • Re-Viewing Le Morte Darthur: Texts and Contexts, Characters and Themes

    Re-Viewing Le Morte Darthur: Texts and Contexts, Characters and Themes
    av K.s. Whetter

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840350

    The essays in this collection present a range of new ideas and approaches in Malory studies, looking again [as the title suggests] at several of the most debated critical points. A number of articles focus closely on the implications of the producti…

  • Emotions in Medieval Arthurian Literature

    Emotions in Medieval Arthurian Literature
    av Frank Brandsma

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843845003

    Literary texts complicate our understanding of medieval emotions; they not only represent characters experiencing emotion and reaction emotionally to the behaviour of others within the text, but also evoke and play upon emotion inthe audiences which…

  • Malory's Book of Arms

    Malory's Book of Arms
    av Andrew Lynch

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859915113

    This study of Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte Darthur centres on its main narrative interest and expressive medium, armed combat. In the analysis of the discourse of fighting, some repeated descriptive preoccupations -to do with name, vision, blood, em…

  • The Romance of Yder

    The Romance of Yder
    av Alison Adams

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859911337

    The Romance of Ydersurvives in a unique manuscript in Cambridge University Library, and has only once been edited; no translation survives. Yet it is a highly interesting work, reflecting a tradition which reaches back to the beginnings of Arthurian…

  • Perceval

    Perceval
    av Chretien De Troyes

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843841029

    Chrétien de Troyes' Perceval is the most important single Arthurian romance. It contains the very first mention of the mysterious grail, later to become the Holy Grail and the focal point of the spiritual quest of the knights of Arthur's court. Chré…

  • Aspects of Malory

    Aspects of Malory
    av Toshiyuki Takamiya

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859910682

    This volume of essays is aimed at advancing the appreciation of Malory, an author who has always been enjoyed by the common reader, but is still sometimes underestimated by the critics. Despite an increasing number of articles onMalory, there is a n…

  • Arthurian Studies in Honour of P.J.C. Field

    Arthurian Studies in Honour of P.J.C. Field
    av Bonnie Wheeler

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840138

    Peter Field, Professor of English at the University of Wales, Bangor, is a distinguished Arthurian scholar (and vice-president of the International Arthurian Society) whose work has focused particularly on Malory's Morte Darthur. This special intere…

  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
    av Elisabeth Brewer

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859913591

    The intertextuality of this brilliant poem can be more fully understood through Elisabeth Brewer's presentation of modern English versions of themes familiar from Gawain and the Green Knight -beheading, seduction and othertraditional material - from…

  • Love's Masks

    Love's Masks
    av Merritt R. Blakeslee

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859912648

    `Love's Masks raises provocative questions about the Old French Tristan poems and their context and provides some suggestive answers.' Donald Hoffman, QUONDAM ET FUTURUS, Vol. I, No 1 Spring 1991 `-a highly readable, useful overview of theTristan co…

  • The Continuations of Chrétien's Perceval

    The Continuations of Chrétien's Perceval
    av Leah Tether

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843843160

    The notion of Continuation in medieval literature is a familiar one - but difficult to define precisely. Despite the existence of important texts which are commonly referred to as Continuations, such as Le Roman de la Rose,Le Chevalier de la Charret…

  • Arthurian Bibliography III: 1978-1992

    Arthurian Bibliography III: 1978-1992
    av Caroline Palmer

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859913997

    If one wants to scoop up nearly everything on an Arthurian subject, there is no substitute for the Arthurian Bibliography series. ANGLIA In 1981 the first Arthurian Bibliography appeared, an exhaustive alphabetical author-listing of all critical mat…

  • A Companion to Chrétien de Troyes

    A Companion to Chrétien de Troyes
    av Norris J. Lacy

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840503

    Chrétien de Troyes is arguably the creator of Arthurian romance, and it is on his work that later writers have based their interpretations. This book offers both crucial information on, and a comprehensive coverage of, all aspectsof the work of Chré…

  • A Companion to Chrétien de Troyes

    A Companion to Chrétien de Troyes
    av Norris J. Lacy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843841616

    Chrétien de Troyes is arguably the creator of Arthurian romance, and it is on his work that later writers have based their interpretations. This book offers both crucial information on, and a comprehensive coverage of, all aspectsof the work of Chré…

  • Arthurian Bibliography IV

    Arthurian Bibliography IV
    av Elaine Barber

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859916332

    A must for any self-respecting library. NOTES AND QUERIES A standard work of reference. ENGLISH STUDIES With the appearance in 1999 of the very extensive interim volume covering the years 1978 to 1992, the Arthurian Bibliography became once more the…

  • King Arthur in America

    King Arthur in America
    av Alan Lupack

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859916301

    The Arthurian legends have had an immense and enduring appeal in America, influencing both America's own mythologies and its literature, film, social history, and popular culture. This is the first full-length study to focus exclusively on American…

  • Malory's Contemporary Audience

    Malory's Contemporary Audience
    av Thomas H. Crofts

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840855

    This book seeks to place Malory's Morte Darthur more firmly in its cultural and historical context. Its composition, in the mid to late fifteenth century, took place at a time of great upheaval for England, a period beginning with the loss of Bordea…

  • Wirnt von Gravenberg's Wigalois: Intertextuality and Interpretation

    Wirnt von Gravenberg's Wigalois: Intertextuality and Interpretation
    av Neil Thomas

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840381

    Arthurian romance flourished in medieval Germany, but the pre-eminence of Wolfram von Eschenbach has perhaps overshadowed some of his successors. This book focuses on Wirnt von Gravenberg's Wigalois, the later thirteenth-century Arthurian romance. I…

  • Le Roman de Tristan en prose I

    Le Roman de Tristan en prose I
    av Renee L. Curtis

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859911818

    `The publication of this book is an event of some importance in Arthurian studies. The Prose Tristanwas one of the most widely read works in medieval France; written between 1215 and 1235, it continued to be copied until the end of the Middle Ages a…

  • Glastonbury Abbey and the Arthurian Tradition

    Glastonbury Abbey and the Arthurian Tradition
    av James P. Carley

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859915724

    The essays in this volume, some reprinted in their original form and some extensively revised, are concerned with the Arthurian traditions associated with Glastonbury Abbey. Certain of the essays are analytic and others provide editions of hitherto…

  • Le Roman de Tristan en prose III

    Le Roman de Tristan en prose III
    av Renee L. Curtis

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859911832

    Renee Curtis's three-volume critical edition of the Prose Tristan is the only edition of this very important medieval work ever published; until the first volume appeared in 1963, the work was only accessible in the form of a fewfragments which had…

  • The Malory Debate

    The Malory Debate
    av Bonnie Wheeler

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859915830

    For the past fifty years, debates about which text of Malory scholars and teachers should prefer have sparked much controversy: which is the most authentic or authoritative, Caxton, the Winchester version, or a mixture of both (asproposed by Vinaver…

  • Malory's Library: The Sources of the Morte Darthur

    Malory's Library: The Sources of the Morte Darthur
    av Ralph Norris

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843841548

    The first book-length study of the sources of Sir Thomas Malory's Morte Darthur since 1921 and the first comprehensive study since that of Vinaver's three-volume edition, Malory's Library collects the results of overone hundred years of scholarship,…

  • Cligés

    Cligés
    av Chretien De Troyes

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859913836

    Cligés is generally thought to be the second of Chrétien's Arthurian romances, probably written between 1185-87. This critical edition of Cligésis the first since Wendelin Foerster's in (1884) to take account of allthe manuscripts. Based on the Guio…

  • Publishing the Grail in Medieval and Renaissance France

    Publishing the Grail in Medieval and Renaissance France
    av Leah Tether

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843844266

    The Grail is one of the most enduring literary motifs in publishing history. In spite of an ever-changing world, the reading public has maintained a fascination for this enigmatic object, as well as the various adventures and characters associated w…

  • The Character of King Arthur in Medieval Literature

    The Character of King Arthur in Medieval Literature
    av Rosemary Morris

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859910880

    Dr Morris examines how the legend grew through the retelling of what medieval writers believed was the story of an historical figure, based not on some lost Welsh biography, but on Geoffrey of Monmouth's History of the Kings ofBritain, the `authoris…

  • Parzival

    Parzival
    av Wolfram Von Eschenbach

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840053

    Vast in its scope, incomparably dense in its imagery, Wolfram von Eschenbach's Parzival ranks alongside Dante's Divine Comedy as one of the foremost narrative works to emerge from medieval Europe. This book is a newtranslation of Parzival, together…

  • T.H. White's The Once and Future King

    T.H. White's The Once and Future King
    av Elisabeth Brewer

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859913935

    The Once and Future King defies classification. Is it for children, or for adults? Is it fantasy or a psychological novel? In its great range, it encompasses poetry and farce, comedy and tragedy -and sudden flights of schoolboy humour. White's `foot…

  • Le Roman de Tristan en prose II

    Le Roman de Tristan en prose II
    av Renee L. Curtis

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859911825

    Renée Curtis's three-volume critical edition of the Prose Tristanis the only edition of this very important medieval work ever published; until the first volume appeared in 1963, the work was only accessible in the form of a few fragments which had…

  • Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England

    Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England
    av Christopher Mic Berard

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783276066

    The precedent of empire and the promise of return lay at the heart of King Arthur's appeal in the Middle Ages. Both ideas found fullness of expression in the twelfth century: monarchs and magnates sought to recreate an Arthurian golden age that was…

  • Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England

    Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England
    av Christopher Mic Berard

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783273744

    The precedent of empire and the promise of return lay at the heart of King Arthur's appeal in the Middle Ages. Both ideas found fullness of expression in the twelfth century: monarchs and magnates sought to recreate an Arthurian golden age that was…

  • Malory: Texts and Sources

    Malory: Texts and Sources
    av P.j.c. Field

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859915366

    During the last thirty years, the study of Malory's text and sources has given rise to hotly contested issues and spectacular discoveries, as well as fundamental questions about the nature of his Morte Darthurand how we should read it. The debate ha…

  • Chivalry in Twelfth Century Germany

    Chivalry in Twelfth Century Germany
    av W.H. Jackson

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859914314

    The first book in English to cover the whole production of Hartmann von Aue (fl.1180-1203), a figure of paramount importance in the history of medieval German literature... His book is refreshing...and full of stimulating ideas. MEDIUM AEVUMFirst fu…

  • A Companion to the Lancelot-Grail Cycle

    A Companion to the Lancelot-Grail Cycle
    av Carol Dover

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843842453

    The early thirteenth-century French prose Lancelot-Grail Cycle (or Vulgate Cycle) brings together the stories of Arthur with those of the Grail, a conjunction of materials that continues to fascinate the Western imagination today. Representing what…

  • Sir Thomas Malory:  Le Morte Darthur [2 volume set]

    Sir Thomas Malory: Le Morte Darthur [2 volume set]
    av P.j.c. Field

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843843146

    CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Malory completed his Morte Darthur in 1469-70. The two earliest surviving witnesses, the Winchester manuscript and Caxton's printed edition, were both produced within the next sixteen years. The manuscript was soon…

  • Layamon's Brut

    Layamon's Brut
    av Francoise H. M. Le Saux

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859912822

    A comprehensive and objective study of Layamon's sources is long overdue. As a first step Françoise le Saux investigates the English poet's handling of his main source, Wace's Roman de Brut, to determine what principles guided the composition of the…

  • Vision and Gender in Malory's Morte Darthur

    Vision and Gender in Malory's Morte Darthur
    av Molly Martin

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843842422

    Skilfully blending analysis of medieval ideas of optics and vision with careful close readings of the text and deft use of modern critical theory, the author offers a fresh, exciting and insightful reading of the Morte. Of interest to all medievalis…

  • The Complete Story of the Grail

    The Complete Story of the Grail
    av Chretien De Troyes

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843844006

    The mysterious and haunting Grail makes its first appearance in literature in Chrétien de Troyes' Perceval at the end of the twelfth century. But Chrétien never finished his poem, leaving an unresolved story and an incomplete picture of the Grail. I…

  • The Complete Story of the Grail

    The Complete Story of the Grail
    av Chretien De Troyes

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843844983

    The mysterious and haunting Grail makes its first appearance in literature in Chrétien de Troyes' Perceval at the end of the twelfth century. But Chrétien never finished his poem, leaving an unresolved story and an incomplete picture of the Grail. I…

  • The Knight without the Sword

    The Knight without the Sword
    av Hyonjin Kim

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859916035

    The question of how far the society in which Malory lived reflects that depicted in the Morte Darthur has always been hotly debated. While many critics have considered it a work of anachronistic escapism, more recently it has been argued that the ro…

  • The Text and Tradition of Layamon's Brut

    The Text and Tradition of Layamon's Brut
    av Francoise Le Saux

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859914123

    This volume investigates the problems with which the contemporary reader of Layamon's Brut is faced: To what extent is the archaic feel of the Brut part of a deliberate aesthetic strategy of Layamon's? For what sortof audience could it have been wri…

  • The Book of Lancelot

    The Book of Lancelot
    av Bart Besamusca

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859917698

    The Book of Lancelot is a study of the highly intriguing Middle Dutch Lancelot Compilation, a collection of ten Arthurian verse romances, compiled around 1320. Although the compilation is one of the most important Middle Dutch works, and has importa…

  • Edward III's Round Table at Windsor

    Edward III's Round Table at Windsor
    av Julian Munby

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843833918

    The image of King Arthur's Round Table is well-known, both as Thomas Malory's portrayal of a fellowship of knights dedicated to the highest ideals of chivalry, and as the great wooden table at Winchester castle. Now a dramatic archaeological find at…

  • Edward III's Round Table at Windsor

    Edward III's Round Table at Windsor
    av Julian Munby

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843833130

    NEW LOWER PRICE The image of King Arthur's Round Table is well-known, both as Thomas Malory's portrayal of a fellowship of knights dedicated to the highest ideals of chivalry, and as the great wooden table at Winchester castle. Now a dramatic archae…

  • A History of Arthurian Scholarship

    A History of Arthurian Scholarship
    av Norris J. Lacy

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843840695

    This book offers the first comprehensive and analytical account of the development of Arthurian scholarship from the eighteenth century, or earlier, to the present day. The chapters, each written by an expert in the area under discussion, present sc…

  • Return of King Arthur British and American Arthurian Literature since 1800

    Return of King Arthur British and American Arthurian Literature since 1800
    av Beverly Taylor

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859911368

    The revival of interest in Arthurian legend in the 19th century was a remarkable phenomenon, apparently at odds with the spirit of the age. Tennyson was widely criticised for his choice of a medieval topic; yet The Idylls of the Kingwere accepted as…

  • Malory's Magic Book

    Malory's Magic Book
    av Elly Mccausland

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843845195

    From the time when the writer J.T. Knowles first adapted Thomas Malory's Morte Darthur for a juvenile audience in 1862, there has been a strong connection between children and the Arthurian legend. Between 1862 and 1980, numerous adaptations of the…