Laura Lambdin,Robert Thomas Lambdin's Arthurian Writers: A Biographical Encyclopedia PDF

By Laura Lambdin,Robert Thomas Lambdin

ISBN-10: 0313346828

ISBN-13: 9780313346828

King Arthur is likely to be the crucial determine of the medieval global, and the lore of Camelot has captivated literary imaginations from the center a long time to the current. incorporated during this quantity are prolonged entries on greater than 30 writers who comprise Arthurian legend of their works. prepared chronologically, the entries hint the pervasive impression of Arthurian lore on global literature throughout time. Entries are written via specialist members and speak about such writers as Geoffrey of Monmouth, Boccaccio, Chaucer, Mark Twain, John Steinbeck, and Margaret Atwood. each one access offers biographical details, a dialogue of the author's use of Arthurian legend and contribution to the Arthurian literary culture, and a bibliography of fundamental and secondary fabric. the quantity starts with an introductory review and concludes with feedback for additional reading.

The principal determine of the medieval international, King Arthur has captivated literary imaginations from the center a long time to the current. This e-book contains prolonged entries on greater than 30 writers within the Arthurian culture. prepared chronologically and written by way of professional individuals, the entries hint the pervasive impression of Arthurian legend from the center a while to the present.

Each access presents biographical details, a dialogue of the writer's use of Arthurian legend and contribution to the Arthurian literary culture, and a bibliography of fundamental and secondary fabric. the quantity starts off with an introductory evaluate and closes with a dialogue of Arthurian lore in artwork, in addition to feedback for extra studying. scholars will achieve a greater knowing of the center a long time and the lasting value of the medieval global on modern culture.

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King Arthur may be the vital determine of the medieval global, and the lore of Camelot has captivated literary imaginations from the center a long time to the current. integrated during this quantity are prolonged entries on greater than 30 writers who include Arthurian legend of their works. prepared chronologically, the entries hint the pervasive impact of Arthurian lore on international literature throughout time.

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