Publisher: BOYE6 (August 11, 1994)
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on the finish of the 19th century, a homeless runaway youngster in manhattan chanced on a role in a bar and came upon Malory. So started the lifelong curiosity of the longer term Poet Laureate, John Masefield (1878-1967), within the tale of King Arthur. After turning into a well-liked, winning narrative poet and playwright, Masefield grew to become to the Arthurian fabric in earnest, generating the verse drama Tristan and Isolt in 1927 and Midsummer evening a 12 months later with its Arthurian cycle. All29 of Masefield's formerly released Arthurian poems from the Ballad of Sir Bors (1903) to Caer Ocvran (1966) are accumulated the following as well as the full-length tragi-comedy while sturdy King Arthur. additionally integrated are 9 poems by no means sooner than released which, including prose notes, display Masefield venture an bold retelling of the Arthurian fable.