Publisher: Cambridge University Press (October 20, 2005)
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This booklet takes a distinct examine the Latin Arthurian culture, putting authors similar to Geoffrey of Monmouth within the context of Latin histories, monastic chronicles, saints' lives, and different Latin prose Arthurian narratives. putting them opposed to a history of the Angevin court docket of Henry II, the e-book introduces a brand new set of texts into the Arthurian canon and indicates the way to comprehend their position in that culture. The strange works are summarized for the reader, and there are vast quotations, with translations, all through.