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Arthur of England

English attitudes to King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

by Christopher Dean

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arthur, -- King,
  • Arthurian romances -- History and criticism,
  • English literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Dean
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16265508M
    ISBN 100802057349
    LC Control Number88028429

    Arthur is known as the Wart in the first book and as King Arthur once he is crowned. He is a conscientious, slightly timid young boy who becomes king of England after being tutored by Merlyn. Arthur believes in justice and in doing what is right, but his faith in good sometimes makes him blind to the intrigue around him. In England, Arthur begins to plan how he will rule when the battles are finally over. With Merlyn’s guidance, he decides to use his own power and that of his fellow knights to fight for people who cannot defend themselves. Arthur creates an order of knights to fight for good, called the Knights of the Round Table. Then, with the help of two.

      The Knights of England. A complete record from the earliest time to the present day of the knights of all the orders of chivalry in England, Scotland, and Ireland, and of knights bachelors, incorporating a complete list of knights bachelors dubbed in Ireland by Shaw, William Arthur, ; Burtchaell, George Dames, Little Arthur's History England. You Searched For: Book is in better condition than most examples of this age. Neat, clean, well bound pages with light foxing, tanning and thumbing. Small inscriptions and neat labels may be present. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning.

      Arthur & George by Julian Barnes Jonathan Cape £, pp Julian Barnes has always fancied a detective yarn. In the s, he used to have a go at them himself, under the pseudonym of Dan. The mighty king of all primeval England, Uther Pendragon, lusts after Igrayne, wife of the Duke of Cornwall. Uther invites the duke and his wife to his castle and propositions her. She refuses him, tells her husband, and the duke and Igrayne slip out of Uther's castle by night and flee. On the advice of his knights, the king, sick with lust and.


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