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  • Medieval Arthurian Literatureby Norris J. Lacy

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    The focus of this book is medieval vernacular literature in Western Europe. Chapters are written by experts in the area and present the current scholarship at the time this book was originally published in 1996. Each chapter has a bibliography of important works in that area as well. This is a thorough and reliable guide to trends in research on medieval... more...

  • Daniel von dem Blühenden Talby Der Stricker; Michael Resler

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 38.05

    Diese kritische Ausgabe des Daniel , der zu den frühesten der sogenannten nachklassischen Artusromanen zählt, bietet den normalisierten mittelhochdeutschen Text samt Einleitung, Auswahlbibliographie, Verzeichnis der Eigennamen und diplomatischem Abdruck der Anfangsverse der Leithandschrift. In der dritten Auflage tritt neben den textkritischen... more...

  • The Arthur of the Northby Marianne E. Kalinke

    University of Wales Press 2011; US$ 85.00

    The book introduces the reader to the stories about King Arthur and his knights and the lovers Tristan and Isolt that flourished in the Scandinavian countries—in Denmark, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden—in the Middle Ages and in early modern times. The versions of the Arthurian legend that were popular in the North were translations of mostly... more...

  • A Companion to Arthurian Literatureby Helen Fulton

    Wiley 2011; US$ 52.95 US$ 45.89

    This Companion offers a chronological sweep of the canon of Arthurian literature - from its earliest beginnings to the contemporary manifestations of Arthur found in film and electronic media. Part of the popular series, Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture, this expansive volume enables a fundamental understanding of Arthurian literature... more...

  • Arthurian Literature XXVIIby Elizabeth Archibald; David F. Johnson

    Boydell & Brewer 2010; US$ 90.00

    Arthurian Literature has established its position as the home for a great diversity of new research into Arthurian matters. Delivers some fascinating material across genres, periods, and theoretical issues. TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT more...

  • Robin Hoodby Nick Rennison

    Oldcastle Books 2012; US$ 11.99

    Robin Hood is England's greatest folk hero. Everyone knows the story of the outlaw who robbed from the rich and gave to the poor. Nick Rennison's highly entertaining book begins with the search for the historical Robin. Was there ever a real Robin Hood? Rennison looks at the candidates who have been proposed over the years, from petty thieves to Knights... more...

  • Legends of Charlemagneby Thomas Bulfinch

    The Floating Press 2012; US$ 3.99

    Travel back in time with this collection of fables and legends set in medieval France. Famed folklorist Thomas Bulfinch brings together a carefully curated compendium of stories that are sure to delight. A bevy of damsels in distress and courageous knights populate these pages in tales that veer from action-adventure to romance and back again. more...

  • The Grail, the Quest, and the World of Arthurby Norris J. Lacy

    Boydell & Brewer 2012; US$ 99.00

    The idea of the quest, crucial to Arthurian literature, investigated in texts, manuscripts, and film. more...

  • Origins of Arthurian Romancesby Flint F. Johnson

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 35.00

    There are three archetypal and widespread Arthurian stories--the abduction of Guinevere, the Holy Grail, and Tristan. Through the author's painstaking research of the literature and comparative literature of the stories, and by studying the history, laws, and archaeology of the post-Roman period, a new methodology was found for approaching sources.... more...

  • Perceval/Parzivalby Arthur Groos; Norris J. Lacy

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    This volume in the Arthurian Characters and Themes series treats the fascinating character of Perceval, the naive and flawed but gifted youth who becomes the Grail hero in some texts and yet is eclipsed in others by Galahad. Also includes eight musical examples. more...