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Tales of King Arthur.

James Riordan

Tales of King Arthur.

by James Riordan

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Published by Dean .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAmbrus, Victor, 1935-
The Physical Object
Pagination124p.
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15096544M
ISBN 100603551149
OCLC/WorldCa27935296

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Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Tales of King Arthur: Excalibur (Books of Wonder) () by Talbott, Hudson.4/5(55). Get this from a library! Tales of King Arthur. [James Riordan; Victor G Ambrus] -- Twelve of the best-known tales of King Arthur and his knights, retold from Malory's "Morte d'Arthur" and other medieval sources.

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King Arthur, legendary British king who appears in a cycle of medieval romances as the sovereign of a knightly fellowship of the Round Table. It is not certain how these legends originated or whether the figure of Arthur was based on a historical person.

They possibly originated in Wales or northern Britain. If you like King Arthur, and want to see those legends told in a truly remarkable way, you need to get the three "Tales of King Arthur" books (King Arthur and the Round Table, Excalibur, and The Sword in the Stone), as well as the accompanying book, "Lancelot".

Read more. 2 people found this by: 1. The layout is unappealing and I doubt many Primary school-age children would be inspired to read it from start to finish. This poorly-produced, dull, dead-weight book might well end up putting people off the Tales of King Arthur and will almost certainly be a dust-gatherer/5(20).

For more than years the adventures of King Arthur and his knights have been a source for British mythology, known after William Caxton's edition as the "motre d'Arthur".

The aim of this edition is to make a version of the tales which can be read by a contemporary reader purely for pleasure with no sense of duty or effort.4/5. Tales of King Arthur and the Round Table, Adapted from the Book of Romance Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Folklore -- England Subject: Arthur, King -- Legends Subject: Arthurian romances -- Adaptations Subject: Knights and knighthood -- Folklore Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release. The classic tales of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, fully illustrated and presented in a luxury gift edition.

The much-loved legend of King Arthur is brought to life in this stunningly illustrated collection, featuring stories including The Sword in the Stone, Excalibur and The Last Battle.

Advertising. King Arthur is the namesake of Tales of King Arthur. book brand of flour, King Arthur Flour. Games Board games. The board game Shadows Over Camelot features King Arthur as one of the main playable characters in the game.; In the science fiction miniature game Warhammer 40k, the Emperor of Mankind drew many similar inspiration from Arthurian legends while the.

Le Morte d'Arthur tells the story of King Arthur and his Knights at the Round Table. Arthur, who is son of King Uther Pendragon but was raised by another family, takes his rightful place as king when, as a boy, he is able to pull the sword called Excalibur from the stone.

longmans’ class-books of english literature. tales of king arthur and the round table. adapted from the book of romance by andrew lang. with introduction, notes, etc., by j. allen and twenty illustrations by h. ford.

new impression. longmans, green and co. 39 paternoster row, london fourth avenue & 30th street, new york bombay, calcutta. These legendary tales of knights and nobility in ancient Britain, rivetingly retold for today's readers, remain as fresh and exciting as the day they were first written.

From the sword in the stone to the lady in the lake, these stories bring to life the fantastic characters of Camelot: the wise wizard Merlin, the gallant Sir Lancelot, the wicked Morgan le Fay, and the beautiful 2/5(1).

TALES OF KING ARTHUR sets out to do the impossible: Condense many of the fables of King Arthur into one page hardcover.

It's clearly aimed at a younger audience, but the tales collected here are told well through a combination of tight /5. About this book.

More than four hundred years ago there lived a diligent man called Sir Thomas Malory, who wrote in English words many of the beautiful Welsh tales about King Arthur’s Knights, that the people of Wales loved so well. All the stories in this little book were found in Malory’s big book, except ‘Geraint and Enid.’.

Britain wrote about King Arthur and his knights. Not every book about them has the same people and stories in it. One book (), by Sir Thomas Malory, is very famous. He used French stories about King Arthur and wrote them in English.

Chapter 1 Arthur and Merlin. As an iconic anchor in the British literary canon that has inspired the works of many more British storytellers, the tales of King Arthur have a unique place in literary history. In this lesson, students will discover how historical events gradually merged with fantasy to create the colorful tales we still enjoy today.

As a lad of only sixteen years, Arthur pulled the sword from the stone and thus became High King of all Britain. But scarcely has he begun to arrange his court when twelve of the country's lesser kings, jealous of Arthur's glory, declare war on ating in the Battle of Bedegraine, this war is fateful in more ways than one--for not only does it secure Arthur's.

Powerful and dramatic illustrations by Graham Howells bring the heroism and treachery of Arthur's turbulent time vividly to life. It is exciting and inspirational reading for 8- to year-olds.

The legends of King Arthur are among the richest and most mysterious in British folklore, and they remain popular throughout the s: 5.

FRAGMENTS of a long lost tale about King Arthur and his close friend and wizard Merlin may lead historians to the legendary Holy Grail. Handwritten years ago, the. The tales of King Arthur and his Knights are of Celtic origin. In olden times, it was the custom of minstrels and story-tellers to travel through the land from court to court, telling of tales of chivalry and heroism, and for many centuries the tales of King Arthur formed the stock from which the story-teller drew.

Arthurian legend, the body of stories and medieval romances centering on the legendary king Arthur. Medieval writers, especially the French, variously treated stories of Arthur’s birth, the adventures of his knights, and the adulterous love between.

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The story ends with Morgan as a lady in a black hood, who takes the dying Arthur to his final resting place in Avalon.

She seems to be strongly connected with death, but is like a person who doesn't belong to the world of the dead nor the world of the living. The Death of King Arthur by James Archer. () (Public Domain).

When the young age Arthur pulls from the stone an embedded sword that none of the&#;knights of the kingdom&#;can budge, his future as the King of England is foretold. This imaginative retelling of the classic Arthurian legends recounts the story of Arthur's formation of the Knights of 4/4(12).The tales of King Arthur and his Knights are of Celtic origin.

The Celts were the people who occupied Britain at the time when the history of the country .