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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subject_facetArthurian 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_displayKing Arthur and the Grail quest : myth and vision from Celtic times to the present
title_fullKing Arthur and the Grail quest : myth and vision from Celtic times to the present / John Matthews ; illustrated by Steven Brown
title_shortKing Arthur and the Grail quest
title_submyth and vision from Celtic times to the present
topic_facetArthurian 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