*Brief Biographies of the authors and translators
*An essay on the historical context of Camelot
Stories of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table have been told and retold for centuries with each generation adding to the tale and adapting them to fit their times. The Arthurian tales of chivalry, romance, and tragedy have left a lasting impact on English literature.
This collection contains Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (trans. 1898), The Lady of Shallot (1833), The Founding of the Round Table (trans. 1914), The Passing of Arthur (trans. 1914), The Morte D'arthur (1914), The Lady of the Fountain (trans. 1877), Arthurian Songs: 1. Avalon (1894), and Sir Galahad, a Christmas Mystery (1858).
The authors and translators featured in here include:
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron (Lord) Tennyson (1809-1892)
Jessie L Weston (1850-1928)
Layamon (13th Century)
Lady Charlotte Elizabeth Guest (1812-1895)
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt (1840-1922)
Rachel Annand Taylor (1876-1960)
William Morris (1834-1896)
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