A Bibliography of Modern Arthuriana (1500-2000) by Ann F. Howey

By Ann F. Howey

The legend of Arthur has been a resource of fascination for writers and artists in English because the 15th century, while Thomas Malory drew jointly for the 1st time in English various Arthurian tales from a few resources to shape the Morte Darthur. It elevated in attractiveness in the course of the Victorian period, while after Tennyson's therapy of the legend, not just authors and dramatists, yet painters, musicians, and film-makers chanced on a resource of suggestion within the Arthurian fabric. This interdisciplinary, annotated bibliography lists the Arthurian legend in glossy English-language fiction, from 1500 to 2000, together with literary texts, movie, tv, song, visible artwork, and video games. it is going to end up a useful resource of reference for college students of literary and visible arts, common readers, creditors, librarians, and cultural historians--indeed, by means of someone attracted to the heritage of the ways that Camelot has figured in post-medieval English-speaking cultures.

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Orr, 1845. ) – The Book of Ballads. The Victorian Muse. New York, and London: Garland Publishing, 1986. – The Faber Book of Parodies. Ed. Simon Brett. London and Boston, MA: Faber and Faber, 1984. 336–37. – Minor Arthurian Poetry of the Nineteenth Century. Ed. G. Daniel Dockery and Charles Wyatt. Illus. Jonathan A. Dockery. Vista, CA: Green Chapel Books, 1989. 3. ” A. , A. 4 (July 1934): 135–36. A poem of forty lines in blank verse. Arthur sleeps in Avalon, and Guinevere smooths his brow, but we raise our voices calling him to return and to achieve the Holy Grail.

Juvenile novel, “[i]nspired by A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court,” and based on the television character of the dog who imagines himself as the hero of various stories (from Moby Dog A. Literature 19 to The Hunchdog of Notre Dame). In this adventure, Wishbone imagines himself as Henry Morgan, the ingenious Yankee transported back in time to Camelot; Wishbone has some particular difficulties with Merlin. ) A-113 Barker, Elsa. ” The Frozen Grail and Other Poems.

This eighteen-page story is based on the tale of the poisoned mantle. In this version, the cloak reveals the true nature of the wearer. Kay prevents it from being circulated among Arthur’s knights by challenging the woman who brings it to wear it herself; he is then sent on a quest to find the woman and test the cloak. Gawain chooses to accompany him. As in her other stories, Baldry maintains Kay’s acerbic nature, but also shows him as possessing many virtues. A-96 Baldry, Cherith. ” In The Chronicles of the Round Table.

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