University Wales Press, Cardiff, 2001, ISBN:0708316832:
Seller ID: 107692
BARRON, W.R.J., editor. The Arthur of the English : the Arthurian Legend inMedieval English Life and Literature. Revised paperback edition. Cardiff : University Wales Press, 2001. Pp. [i]-xvii,(1),-422,(8). 8vo, beige car d covers. "The English think of Arthur as their own - stamped on the landscape in scores of placenames, echoed in the names of their princes even today. Yet if the English had anything to do with a historical Arthur, it was as his bitterest enemies and hi-jackers of the British heritage. This book, which brings together the work of leading international scholars, is th... View More...
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 1973,:
Seller ID: 74434
MERRIMAN, James Douglas. The Flower of Kings : A Study of the Arthurian Legend in England between 1485 and 1835 . Lawrence, KS: The University Press of Kansas, (1973). Pp. [i]-xi,(3),-307,(1). 8vo, purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Growth of a Legend: Arthur in the Middle Ages; 2. A Slow Decline: Arthurian Story and Tradition in the English Renaissance; 3. The Death of a Legend: Arthurian Story in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries; 4. Arthur Stirs in Avalon: Arthurian Story among the Pre-Romantics; 5. The Past Restored: Romantic Medievalism as Preparation fo... View More...