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Published by Phillimore in Chichester, Sussex .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Ireland


  • Arthurian romances -- Sources,
  • Britons -- Sources,
  • Great Britain -- History -- To 1066 -- Sources,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D. -- Sources,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Sources,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Celtic -- Sources,
  • Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Sources

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Morris ; [edited by Richard White].
SeriesHistory from the sources, Arthurian period sources ;, v. 1-6, APS (Series) ;, 1-6.
ContributionsWhite, Richard, 1965-, Morris, John, 1913-
LC ClassificationsDA134 .M67 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL575208M
ISBN 100850337550, 0850337577, 0850337593
LC Control Number96162444

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GENERAL SOURCES: The New Arthurian Encyclopedia. Ed. Norris Lacy et al. New York: Garland, Lacy, Norris J. and Geoffrey Ashe. The Arthurian Handbook. New York: Garland, See the Bibliography in Raymond Thompson's book in the "Overviews" section below. Plays: See the "Checklist of Printed Arthurian Drama" in Arthurian . vii Preface This book collects together the academic and popular articles which have appeared on my ‘Arthurian Resources’ website – – since * It has been created in . Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. Read Overview Camelot in the Nineteenth Century: Arthurian . Using Celtic sources, Chrétien de Troyes in the late 12th century made Arthur the ruler of a realm of marvels in five romances of adventure. He also introduced the themes of the Grail and the love of Lancelot and Guinevere into Arthurian .

Latin bestiaries are themselves in flux during much of the time when early Arthurian texts were written; similarities between the two likely suggest that both draw on common cultural wisdom rather than implying that the bestiary tradition is the source for a particular animal's presentation in Arthurian . Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morris, John, Arthurian sources. Vol. 3, Persons: ecclesiastics and laypeople. Bibliography: Arthurian Literature Arthurian and Grail Sources. There are hundreds of works on the Arthurian legend in many different languages, such as Welsh, English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch and Scandinavian (and maybe in some more languages that I have not come across). The main sources . Le Morte d'Arthur of Sir Thomas Malory and Its Sources By Vida D. Scudder E.P. Dutton, Read Overview Search for more books and articles on Arthurian romance.

  Series: Arthurian Period Sources (Book 7) Paperback: pages; Publisher: Phillimore (December 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product /5(5). Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morris, John, Arthurian sources. Chichester, Sussex: Phillimore, Chretien de Troyes. This French poet is sometimes credit with having invented the genre of the Arthurian (the word behind the English “romance”) meant something to 12th-century French speakers like “our language.” A romance was a work which had its source . Books shelved as arthurian: The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Once and Future King by T.H. White, The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart, Le Mo.