Publisher: D.S.Brewer (June 28, 1984)
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The environment of medieval Arthurian romance, as typified through Malory's Morte Darthur, performs an enormous half within the production of the ambience of the tales, and in intensifying the drama of the motion. Professor Whitaker appears on the Arthurianworld which Malory inherited shape his assets and to which he additional his personal information, and examines its various facets: castles and forests, kingdoms and empires, displaying how those diverge from fact to satisfy the actual specifications of romance, how new political and temporal relationships are organize for a similar cause, and the way it used to be formed through the presence of the Otherworld within the Celtic tales from which many episodes have been drawn.