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King Arthur Premium Collection: 10 Books of Legends & The History Behind The King of Camelot - Le Morte d'Arthur Sir Lancelot and His Companions Idylls of the King The Mabinogion… - cover

King Arthur Premium Collection: 10 Books of Legends & The History Behind The King of Camelot - Le Morte d'Arthur Sir Lancelot and His Companions Idylls of the King The Mabinogion…

Thomas Malory, Alfred Tennyson, Maude L. Radford, James Knowles, Richard Morris, T. W. Rolleston, Howard Pyle

Translator Charlotte Guest

Publisher: Musaicum Books

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The 'King Arthur Premium Collection: 10 Books of Legends & The History Behind The King of Camelot' serves as a vibrant tapestry of narrative and scholarly pursuits, encapsulating the enduring allure of Arthurian legends. Featuring an array of styles from poetic epics to romantic prose, this collection contextualizes the Arthurian mythos within various literary periods, emphasizing both the timeless appeal and historical context of these tales. The anthology stands out not only for its comprehensiveness but also for its inclusion of notable renditions that have helped shape the Arthurian legend as a cultural and literary symbol across centuries. The contributing authors and editors of this collection are luminaries in their respective fields, whose works collectively span from the medieval to the modern, reflecting significant phases of literary evolution. Thomas Malory, Alfred Tennyson, and others have played pivotal roles in the revival and romanticization of Arthurian tales, aligning with movements such as medievalism and the romantic revival. Their interpretations reflect a diverse array of cultural insights, illuminating the complexities of chivalry, heroism, and the historical intersections of British literature. This anthology is an indispensable resource for anyone keen on exploring the rich tapestry of Arthurian legend through multiple lenses. It provides a profound educational journey through the romance and adventure that King Arthur symbolizes, enriching readers' understanding with a broad spectrum of perspectives and scholarly analyses. The collection promises to be a cherished addition to the libraries of both ardent enthusiasts of Arthurian lore and scholars of historical literary movements, inviting an engaging dialogue between the mythical and the historical.
Available since: 03/21/2018.
Print length: 3215 pages.

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