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King Arthur and the Grail quest: myth and vision from Celtic times to the present

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Blandford ;
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[1994]
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English
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Two narrative themes, that of the heroic, godlike Arthur and of the quest for the mystical Holy Grail, have enchanted readers ever since the Dark Ages. With a wealth of illustrations and specially created color plates, this is a fascinating survey of the origins and merging of these epic themes and stories -- a richly woven tapestry' of myth and legend, of love and desire, of the sacred and profane. Retells five of the traditional stories.
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9780713724370
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Grouping Title king arthur and the grail quest myth and vision from celtic times to the present
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subject_facet Arthurian romances -- History and criticism, Britons in literature, Folklore & Mythology, Grail -- Legends, History, Kings and rulers in literature, Knights and knighthood in literature, Legends, Legends -- England, Mythology, Celtic, in literature, Social sciences
title_display King Arthur and the Grail quest : myth and vision from Celtic times to the present
title_full King Arthur and the Grail quest : myth and vision from Celtic times to the present / John Matthews ; illustrated by Steven Brown
title_short King Arthur and the Grail quest :
title_sub myth and vision from Celtic times to the present
topic_facet Arthurian romances, Britons in literature, Folklore & Mythology, Grail, History, History and criticism, Kings and rulers in literature, Knights and knighthood in literature, Legends, Mythology, Celtic, in literature, Social sciences