Le Morte D'Arthur (Illustrated)

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BookRix, Mar 13, 2014 - History - 651 pages
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First published in 1485 by William Caxton, Le Morte d'Arthur is today perhaps the best-known work of Arthurian literature in English. Many modern Arthurian writers have used Malory as their principal source, including T. H. White in his popular The Once and Future King and Tennyson in The Idylls of the King.
 

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User Review  - richard_dury - www.librarything.com

A reworking of existing tales by Sir Thomas Malory about the legendary King Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot, Merlin, and the Knights of the Round Table. Malory interpreted existing French and English ... Read full review

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User Review  - PollyMoore3 - LibraryThing

Getting so bored with the constant jousting and macho showing-off (didn't T H White compare it to an obsession with cricket batting averages?) Then you come across this: "So on a day a little afore ... Read full review

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