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Modern Arthurian literature

an anthology of English and American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the present

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Published by Garland in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arthurian romances -- Adaptations,
  • Knights and knighthood -- Literary collections,
  • Kings and rulers -- Literary collections,
  • American literature,
  • English literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 489-494).

    Statementedited by Alan Lupack.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1420
    ContributionsLupack, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1111.A85 M63 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination494 p. ;
    Number of Pages494
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1564720M
    ISBN 100815300557, 0815308434
    LC Control Number91046442

    Get this from a library! Modern Arthurian literature: an anthology of English and American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the present. [Alan Lupack;].   A Bibliography of Modern Arthuriana By Ann F. Howey and Stephen R. Reimer. Cambridge: Brewer. ii+ pp. [pounds sterling]; $ ISBN The scope of this bibliography is an excitingly and commendably wide one, which makes the volume extremely useful and very welcome.

    If you're looking for retellings or reimaginings of medieval Arthurian literature, then The Once and Future King by T.H. White is phenomenal. If you're looking for fantasy works with Arthurian elements but aren't adaptations of earlier source material, then Guy Gavriel Kay's Fionavar Tapestry, Susan Collins's The Dark is Rising, and even Robert E. Howard's only Conan novel The Hour of the. This book is the grandmother of modern Arthurian fiction. It is the first historical treatment of the Arthurian legend depicting King Arthur not as a fantasy figure but trying to place him in his historical context as a war leader. I found the book rather boring, actually, but many people have enjoyed it and its importance cannot be denied.

    His story of Le Morte d’Arthur, completed during the ninth year of the English King Edward IV’s reign (4th March to 3rd March ), is the the definitive and inclusive Arthurian epic and the source of much of the Arthurian legend as we know it today. Le Morte d’Arthur is primarily known from two sources: a version printed and. This volume provides an authoritative new survey of the Arthurian literature and traditions preserved in the Celtic languages: Welsh, Cornish, Breton, Irish, and Scottish Gaelic. Covering material from oral tradition as well as medieval and modern literature and Arthurian place-names, it traces the evolution of the tales of Arthur and his entourage in each language, illustrating how they were.


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Modern Arthurian Literature (Arthurian Characters and Themes) book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. First published in Rou /5(18). Books shelved as arthurian-literature: Le Morte d'Arthur: King Arthur and the Legends of the Round Table by Thomas Malory, Arthurian Romances by Chrétien.

Modern Arthurian Literature: An Anthology of English & American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the Present 1st Edition, Kindle EditionManufacturer: Routledge. This page features lots of Arthurian literature but we heartily recommend T. White’s The Once and Future King. This book combines White’s four Arthurian novels – including The Sword and the Stone – into a single volume of magnificent literature.

Modern Arthurian Literature (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities) 1st Edition by Alan Lupack (Editor) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. /5(3).

Powerful Dwarves in Arthurian Literature--unusual study (Arthurian dwarves as solar gods). Sir Gawain--the rise and fall of Gawain as the "perfect knight." Gawain and Lancelot--good summaries/comments on the evolution of these two important knights from ancient literature to their modern manifestations.

Make sure you follow all the links at the. The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature and Legend offers a comprehensive survey of the Arthurian legends in all their manifestations, from the earliest medieval texts to their appearances in contemporary culture.

Essential reading for Arthurian scholars, medievalists, and for. First published inthis study explores the reception of the mythology of King Arthur by modern poets and playwrights.

More specifically, the author explores the lineage of the legendary material since the first edition of Malory inexploring a vast range of artists who have made use of it: Spenser, Milton and Dryden, Wordsworth, Tennyson, Hardy, Matthew Arnold, and even : Margaret J.

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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book search column. Enjoy % FREE. E-BOOK EXCERPT. This is the first volume of Arthurian Literature to be edited by Professor Carley and Professor Riddy.

It has a strong English flavour with papers on Malory, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, the Awntyrs off Arthure, Hardyng, Geoffrey of Monmouth, and court culture under Edward IV.

Modern Arthurian literature: an anthology of English and American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the present "Launcelot in hell / John Ciardi () -- From Book IX of Arthur Rex / Thomas Berger () -- "The naming of the lost" / Valerie Nieman Colander () -- "Guenever speaks" / Wendy M.

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Modern Arthurian Literature book. An Anthology of English & American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the Present. Edited By Alan Lupack.

Edition 1st Edition. First Published Cited by: 3. Read "Modern Arthurian Literature An Anthology of English & American Arthuriana from the Renaissance to the Present" by available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis.

Modern authors make frequent use of local legends in their writing. While some of these may have their roots in early Arthurian literature, like the story of Arthur's birth at Tintagel, others, like the Cave Legend used by both Garner and Mayne, almost certainly predate the Arthurian era.

Volume 27 of Arthurian Literature ranges from early Celtic sources and analogues of Arthurian plots to popular interest in King Arthur and chivalry in sixteenth-century London, from the Vulgate CycleMort Artuto Tennyson’sIdylls of the King,and includes discussion of shape-shifters, loathly ladies, attitudes to death and funerals, treason and Scottish politics.

Ask any scholar of Arthurian literature if King Arthur really existed, and we’ll tell you: we don’t know, and we don’t really care. The good stuff, the King Arthur we all know and love, is.

Modern retellings and translations of traditional tales have been left out except when they are present in volumes with modern works. My apologies to any author that has written Arthurian works that I. COVID Resources.

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Arthurian Literature XXVI Book Description: The Arthurian material collected in this volume ranges widely in time and space, from a Latin romance based on Welsh sources to.

The Handbook treats Arthurian origins, chronicles, and medieval romances, as well as modern Arthuriana in literature, visual arts, and film.

An appended glossary, some eighty pages in length, identifies and discusses numerous characters, authors, places, themes, and motifs. Lupack, Alan. The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature and Legend.

This is the basic and essential reading list for Arthurian enthusiasts and scholars. Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, A Handlist of Arthurian Science Fiction and Fantasy,Post-Medieval Arthurian Literature in Criticism and Reviews, Tristan And Isolt in Modern Literature in English, Arthurian Film, Arthurian."Even so, A Companion to Arthurian Literature is without a doubt a very useful collection of essays with up-to-date guides for reading and a bibliography that students and non-specialists will find very handy." (Besprechungen, 1 January ) "This is a volume which will be of particular use to students and scholars of English-though it will be equally useful, no doubt, to readers from other.By: Sir Thomas Malory Le Morte d’Arthur (spelled Le Morte Darthur in the first printing and also in some modern editions, Middle French for la mort d’Arthur, “the death of Arthur”) is Sir Thomas Malory’s compilation of some French and English Arthurian romances.

The book contains some of Malory’s own original material (the Gareth story) and retells the older stories in light of.