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By Norris J. Lacy,James J. Wilhelm

ISBN-10: 0415782880

ISBN-13: 9780415782883

ISBN-10: 0415782899

ISBN-13: 9780415782890

The Romance of Arthur, James J. Wilhelm’s vintage anthology of Arthurian literature, is a necessary textual content for college kids of the medieval Romance culture.


This totally up to date 3rd variation offers a finished reader, mapping the process Arthurian literature, and is elevated to hide:



  • key authors comparable to Chrétien de Troyes and Thomas of england, in addition to Arthurian texts via ladies and extra imprecise assets for Arthurian romance

  • extensive insurance of key topics and characters within the culture

  • a vast geographical variety of texts together with translations from Latin, French, German, Spanish, Welsh, center English, and Italian assets

  • a large chronological variety of texts, encompassing approximately 1000 years of Arthurian romance.

Norris J. Lacy builds at the book’s resource fabric, proposing readers with a transparent creation to many available modern-spelling types of Arthurian texts. The extracts are provided in a brand new reader-friendly structure with designated feedback for extra studying and illustrations of key locations, figures, and scenes. The Romance of Arthur offers a great advent and an in depth source for either scholars and students of Arthurian literature.

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