The Vitality of the Arthurian Legend: A Symposium
Odense University Press, 1988 - Literary Criticism - 122 pages
Proceedings of the Twelfth International Symposium organised by the Centre for the Study of Vernacular Literature in the Middle Ages held at the Odense University on 16-17 November 1987.
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An Introduction to the Story of Arthur
By GEOFFREY ASHE
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