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The Resource The world of King Arthur, Christopher Snyder ; original illustrations by Samuel Valentino

The world of King Arthur, Christopher Snyder ; original illustrations by Samuel Valentino

Label
The world of King Arthur
Title
The world of King Arthur
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Snyder ; original illustrations by Samuel Valentino
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the known history of King Arthur, the legends and lore surrounding him, his treatment in literature, and the possible historical background of his associates and stories
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
172962
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Snyder, Christopher A.
Dewey number
942.01/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA152.5.A7
LC item number
S69 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arthur
  • Arthur
  • Britons
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Arthurian romances
  • Arthurian romances
  • Britons
  • Celtic antiquities
  • Great Britain
Label
The world of King Arthur, Christopher Snyder ; original illustrations by Samuel Valentino
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • II
  • 64
  • Arthur, Leader of Battles
  • 74
  • Knights of the Round Table
  • 78
  • Beguiling of Merlin
  • 90
  • Lancelot and Guinevere
  • 102
  • Quest for the Holy Grail
  • Background: Britons and Romans
  • 108
  • Tristan and Isolde
  • 114
  • Lady of Shalott
  • 140
  • Battle of Camlann
  • 152
  • Isle of Avalon
  • 162
  • Prehistoric Britain
  • 22
  • Iron Age
  • 23
  • Roman Conquest of Britain
  • 26
  • Coming of Christianity
  • 28
  • I
  • Late Roman Britain
  • 29
  • III
  • Age of Arthur (Ad 400-600)
  • Tyrants and the End of Roman Britain
  • 36
  • Historical Evidence
  • 38
  • Inscriptions
  • 40
  • Introduction: Who Was Arthur?
  • Archaeological Evidence
  • 41
  • Peoples of Post-Roman Britain
  • 46
  • Britons
  • 47
  • Picts
  • 54
  • Irish
  • 57
  • Arthur, Myth and Reality
  • Saxons
  • 60
  • IV
  • Chronicles of the Britons
  • Patrick and Gildas
  • 68
  • Welsh Annals
  • 72
  • History of the Britons
  • 76
  • 8
  • Geoffrey of Monmouth
  • 80
  • V
  • Legends of the Britons
  • Pseudo-Chronicles
  • 88
  • Welsh Tradition
  • 92
  • Breton Material
  • 99
  • Sources of Evidence
  • French Romances
  • 101
  • Perceval-Grail Tradition
  • 110
  • Tristan Tradition
  • 116
  • Arthurian Tradition and the Medieval World
  • 118
  • Late Medieval English Tradition
  • 121
  • 12
  • VI
  • Monarchy, Chivalry and the Return of Arthur
  • Plantagenets
  • 128
  • Tudors and the Stuarts
  • 132
  • Victorian Revival
  • 137
  • VII
  • Quest for Camelot
  • An Outline History
  • Historical Arthur
  • 146
  • Merlin and Myrddin
  • 154
  • In Search of the Holy Grail
  • 158
  • VIII
  • Conclusion: An Age of Arthur
  • Modern Arthurian Fiction
  • 166
  • 15
  • Arthurian Films and Television
  • 169
  • Arthurian Music
  • 172
  • Once and Future King
  • 174
  • Story of Arthur
  • Isle of the Mighty
  • 32
  • Birth of Arthur
Control code
ocm45536612
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780500051047
Lccn
99069560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)45536612
Label
The world of King Arthur, Christopher Snyder ; original illustrations by Samuel Valentino
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • II
  • 64
  • Arthur, Leader of Battles
  • 74
  • Knights of the Round Table
  • 78
  • Beguiling of Merlin
  • 90
  • Lancelot and Guinevere
  • 102
  • Quest for the Holy Grail
  • Background: Britons and Romans
  • 108
  • Tristan and Isolde
  • 114
  • Lady of Shalott
  • 140
  • Battle of Camlann
  • 152
  • Isle of Avalon
  • 162
  • Prehistoric Britain
  • 22
  • Iron Age
  • 23
  • Roman Conquest of Britain
  • 26
  • Coming of Christianity
  • 28
  • I
  • Late Roman Britain
  • 29
  • III
  • Age of Arthur (Ad 400-600)
  • Tyrants and the End of Roman Britain
  • 36
  • Historical Evidence
  • 38
  • Inscriptions
  • 40
  • Introduction: Who Was Arthur?
  • Archaeological Evidence
  • 41
  • Peoples of Post-Roman Britain
  • 46
  • Britons
  • 47
  • Picts
  • 54
  • Irish
  • 57
  • Arthur, Myth and Reality
  • Saxons
  • 60
  • IV
  • Chronicles of the Britons
  • Patrick and Gildas
  • 68
  • Welsh Annals
  • 72
  • History of the Britons
  • 76
  • 8
  • Geoffrey of Monmouth
  • 80
  • V
  • Legends of the Britons
  • Pseudo-Chronicles
  • 88
  • Welsh Tradition
  • 92
  • Breton Material
  • 99
  • Sources of Evidence
  • French Romances
  • 101
  • Perceval-Grail Tradition
  • 110
  • Tristan Tradition
  • 116
  • Arthurian Tradition and the Medieval World
  • 118
  • Late Medieval English Tradition
  • 121
  • 12
  • VI
  • Monarchy, Chivalry and the Return of Arthur
  • Plantagenets
  • 128
  • Tudors and the Stuarts
  • 132
  • Victorian Revival
  • 137
  • VII
  • Quest for Camelot
  • An Outline History
  • Historical Arthur
  • 146
  • Merlin and Myrddin
  • 154
  • In Search of the Holy Grail
  • 158
  • VIII
  • Conclusion: An Age of Arthur
  • Modern Arthurian Fiction
  • 166
  • 15
  • Arthurian Films and Television
  • 169
  • Arthurian Music
  • 172
  • Once and Future King
  • 174
  • Story of Arthur
  • Isle of the Mighty
  • 32
  • Birth of Arthur
Control code
ocm45536612
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780500051047
Lccn
99069560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)45536612

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