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Le Morte D'Arthur

Malory, Sir Thomas; Lumiansky, R.M. (Editor)

Edité par Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1982
ISBN 10: 0684176734 / ISBN 13: 9780684176734
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Titre : Le Morte D'Arthur

Éditeur : Macmillan Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Date d'édition : 1982

Reliure : Hard Cover

Etat du livre : Fine

Signé : Signed by Editor

Edition : Limited

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A fine hardcover copy, with decorative boards and a gilt leather spine. Very light rubbing on corners. Tight binding. Clean pages. Limited edition signed by the editor, #10 of 250. Hard slip case. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: English Literature; Signed by Editor. ISBN: 0684176734. ISBN/EAN: 9780684176734. Inventory No: 012181. N° de réf. du libraire 012181

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Synopsis : King Arthur is one of the most famous names in history, although his existence is considered more legend than historical fact. Despite that, his name still evokes visions of fantasy, chivalry, bravery, and more even today, and Arthur remains a pop culture fixture around the globe. Of course, Arthur, Lancelot, and all of the other figures were made famous in various Arthurian Legends written by writers from Chretien de Troyes to present movie directors. . Arthur came to embody the ideals of the Middle Ages: strength, chivalry, bravery, and more. Along the way, his Excaliber sword, the Holy Grail, his queen, and more have all become household words. Others still search for the seeds of truth in the Knights of the Round Table, and the historical figure that inspired the Arthurian tales. One of the most famous is Le Morte d'Arthur, an enormous work that covers the twilight of Arthur and his death.

Synopsis: The legends of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table have inspired some of the greatest works of literature--from Cervantes's Don Quixote to Tennyson's Idylls of the King. Although many versions exist, Malory's stands as the classic rendition. Malory wrote the book while in Newgate Prison during the last three years of his life; it was published some fourteen years later, in 1485, by William Caxton. The tales, steeped in the magic of Merlin, the powerful cords of the chivalric code, and the age-old dramas of love and death, resound across the centuries.

The stories of King Arthur, Lancelot, Queen Guenever, and Tristram and Isolde seem astonishingly moving and modern. Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur endures and inspires because it embodies mankind's deepest yearnings for brotherhood and community, a love worth dying for, and valor, honor, and chivalry.

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