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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95
First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 90.00
Arthurian Literature has established its position as the home for a great diversity of new research into Arthurian matters. It delivers fascinating material across genres, periods, and theoretical issues. TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 104.37
Der vorliegende Band spielt verschiedene Ironie-Konzepte an Artusromanen durch. Er fragt danach, wo sich Ironie mit anderen Formen der uneigentlichen Rede und Kritik verbindet, in Polemik umschlägt oder provokativ wirkt und wo sie auf eine gesellschaftliche Funktion der Literatur verweist. Der Band beleuchtet damit sowohl das mittelalterliche... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2004; US$ 35.00
By the 12th century, European literature was rich with tales of a procession carrying a group of objects closely tied to the Passion of Christ--the Holy Grail, the lance that pierced Christ's side, the sword used to behead John the Baptist, and a dish from the Last Supper. While legends of the quest for the Holy Grail continue to grip the popular... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 45.00
This collection of new essays is the first to study film depictions of the quest for the Holy Grail--the holy Christian relic of legend supposedly used by Jesus at the Last Supper. Scholars from a range of disciplines discuss American, Australian and European films that offer fresh perspectives on this enduring myth of the Arthurian world and Western... more...
- The History Press 2013; US$ 4.99
The tragedy of King Arthur is one segment of a vast cycle, the 'Matter of Britain', stretching across generations of early British kings. Vortigern is central to this cycle. King two generations before Arthur, he opens Britain to the Saxons, ancestors of the modern English. Rising from humble roots, he takes centre stage at court in a crisis moment,... more...
- The History Press 2011; US$ 5.99
This is the story of a plain silver chalice from the first century AD that now rests in the heart of England. From its momentous beginnings as the cup used by Christ at the Last Supper, and as the vessel used to catch His blood at the Crucifixion, to its unrecognised discovery in the late nineteenth century, the chalice has passed through the hands... more...