Merlin And Legendary Romance

Author: Carol Harding
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317656792
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Merlin And Legendary Romance from the Author: Carol Harding. An indepth work on the origins of the Merlin of Arthurian legend, this book examines early texts, thirteenth century romances focusing particularly on Merlin as a character, rather than those where Merlin is a background cast member. The outline here starts with looking at the genre and the place of fantasy, moving on to consider the attitudes towards magic and magic-users in medieval times. Main works considered are Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Historia Regum Britanniae and Vita Merlini; the Vulgate cycle, Suite du Merlin; and finally Malory’s work. The author asserts that each portrays a different approach to Merlin but all are tied to history and to the Christian religion.

Counsel And Strategy In Middle English Romance

Author: Geraldine Barnes
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer
ISBN: 9780859913621
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Counsel And Strategy In Middle English Romance from the Author: Geraldine Barnes. Barnes contends that rule by counsel' is central to the ethos of Middle English romance.

Merlin And The Grail

Author: Robert de Boron
Publisher: DS Brewer
ISBN: 9780859917797
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Merlin And The Grail from the Author: Robert de Boron. This trilogy establishes a provenance for the Holy Grail and, through the figure of Merlin, links Joseph of Arimathea with mythical British history and with the knightly adventures of Perceval's Grail quest.

The New Arthurian Encyclopedia

Author: Norris J. Lacy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136606335
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The New Arthurian Encyclopedia from the Author: Norris J. Lacy. "First Published in 1995, Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company."

Arthurian Literature Xiv

Author: James P. Carley
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer
ISBN: 9780859914826
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Arthurian Literature Xiv from the Author: James P. Carley. (The series) epitomises what is best in Arthurian scholarship today'. ZEITSCHRIFT FUR ROMANISCHE PHILOLOGIE

New Lanchester Strategy

Author: Shinichi Yano
Publisher: Editora Iluminuras Ltda
ISBN: 9781573210058
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New Lanchester Strategy from the Author: Shinichi Yano.

Elf Queens And Holy Friars

Author: Richard Firth Green
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812248430
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Elf Queens And Holy Friars from the Author: Richard Firth Green. Starting from the assumption of a far greater cultural gulf between the learned and the lay in the medieval world than between rich and poor, Elf Queens explores the church's systematic campaign to demonize fairies and infernalize fairyland and the responses this provoked in vernacular romance.

Merlin The Legend Begins 2

Author: R.A. Jones
Publisher: Caliber Comics
ISBN: 1635292417
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Merlin The Legend Begins 2 from the Author: R.A. Jones. Before there was King Arthur, Camelot, and the Knights of the Round Table, there was Merlin. In the year 410 A.D., a divided and decaying Rome calls the last of her occupying forces from the island of Britain. With the Roman legions gone, British warlords and foreign invaders alike begin to battle for control of the small isle. In the region known today as Wales, one warlord at last gains enough prominence to take the title “King”. His name is Vortigern. It is the tenth year of his reign, 435 A.D., and that is where our story begins... THIS ISSUE: “POET OF PAIN” – A young Merlin, while out on a hunt, comes face to face with a wild boar that leads to an unlikely outcome. His later premonition about a dangerous bridge is proven true when it collapses, killing two men. Now Vortigern’s men are beginning to wonder if Merlin is blessed by the hand of God...or something else.

Merlin

Author: Peter H. Goodrich
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135583390
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Merlin from the Author: Peter H. Goodrich. First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.