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The Resource King Arthur in legend and history, edited by Richard White ; foreword by Allan Massie

King Arthur in legend and history, edited by Richard White ; foreword by Allan Massie

Label
King Arthur in legend and history
Title
King Arthur in legend and history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard White ; foreword by Allan Massie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this volume, Richard White has collected a diverse selection of medieval Arthurian literature and history, culling from Latin, English, Welsh, French and German sources, presenting many passages translated into English for the first time. White's selections enable the reader to understand how the rich Arthurian tapestry evolved over a period of more than 500 years, King Arthur in Legend and History also includes a chronology of key Arthurian texts, maps, an appendix of Arthurian Courts, a list of sources, suggestions for further reading and a bibliography."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
942.01/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA152.5.A7
LC item number
K56 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arthur
  • Britons
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Arthurian romances
Label
King Arthur in legend and history, edited by Richard White ; foreword by Allan Massie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : J.M. Dent, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [555]-568)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early works -- Geoffrey of Monmouth and the "Brut" chronicle tradition -- Arthur in early French romance -- The vulgate cycle -- Later French romance -- German and English romances -- Historical texts
Control code
1540321
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 570 pages
Isbn
9780415920636
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97047726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1540321
  • (Sirsi) 1540321
  • (OCoLC)38096910
Label
King Arthur in legend and history, edited by Richard White ; foreword by Allan Massie
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : J.M. Dent, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [555]-568)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early works -- Geoffrey of Monmouth and the "Brut" chronicle tradition -- Arthur in early French romance -- The vulgate cycle -- Later French romance -- German and English romances -- Historical texts
Control code
1540321
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 570 pages
Isbn
9780415920636
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97047726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1540321
  • (Sirsi) 1540321
  • (OCoLC)38096910

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