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  • William Marshal

    3rd Edition

    By David Crouch

    David Crouch’s William Marshal, now in its third edition, depicts this intriguing medieval figure as a ruthless opportunist, astute courtier, manipulative politician and a brutal but efficient soldier. Born the fourth son of a minor baron, he ended his days as Earl of Pembroke and Regent of England…

    Paperback – 2016-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Arthurian Legend in the Seventeenth Century

    By Roberta Florence Brinkley

    The study of the Arthurian legend in the 1600s has revealed almost no romance; the stories are more about the truth of Arthur’s existence and his exploits, with influence due to political bearing of the royalty versus parliament at the time. This fascinating study elucidates the differences between…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

  • Ruling England 1042-1217

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Huscroft

    Ruling England, now in its second edition, is a key text for students wishing to understand the complexities of medieval kingship in England from 1042–1217. Beginning just before the Norman Conquest, and ending with the ratification of Magna Carta, this book is divided into three parts: Late…

    Paperback – 2016-01-15
    Routledge

  • Merlin and Legendary Romance

    By Carol Harding

    An indepth work on the origins of the Merlin of Arthurian legend, this book examines early texts, thirteenth century romances focusing particularly on Merlin as a character, rather than those where Merlin is a background cast member. The outline here starts with looking at the genre and the place…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

  • The Arthurian Legend

    Comparison of Treatment in Modern and Mediaeval Literature

    By Margaret J. C. Reid

    First published in 1938, this study explores the reception of the mythology of King Arthur by modern poets and playwrights. More specifically, the author explores the lineage of the legendary material since the first edition of Malory in 1485, exploring a vast range of artists who have made use of…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

  • Henry VI

    By David Grummitt

    In this new assessment of Henry VI, David Grummitt synthesizes a wealth of detailed research into Lancastrian England that has taken place throughout the last three decades to provide a fresh appraisal of the house’s last King. The biography places Henry in the context of Lancastrian political…

    Paperback – 2015-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • Social England in the Fifteenth Century (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study of the Effects of Economic Conditions

    By Annie Abram

    Annie Abram was born in London in 1869 and died in Sussex in 1930. She contributed significantly to the twentieth-century historiography of late medieval England, researching the social, cultural and religious mores of the English laity and clergy. First published in 1909, this title explores the…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Tudor Law of Treason (Routledge Revivals)

    An Introduction

    By John Bellamy

    This title, first published in 1979, was ground-breaking in its exploration of the understudied area of the Tudor law of treason. Bellamy first examines the scope of that law, noting the inheritance from the Middle Ages, the effectiveness of the new statutes and interpretation of the law by the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Bastard Feudalism and the Law (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bellamy

    This title, first published in 1989, was one of the first to directly address the legal dimension of bastard feudalism. John Bellamy explores the role and vulnerability of local officials and juries, the nature of the endemic land wars and the interference in the justice system by those at the top…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1929 and 1996, Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature offers a selection of scholarship on the genre. Classic previously out-of-print works are brought back into print here in this small set of literary criticism, translation, art and drama.The…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

  • Five Middle English Arthurian Romances

    By Valerie Krishna

    The poems in this collection will give the reader an appreciation of both the distinctiveness and the variety of the medieval English Arthurian tradition and highlight some of this important chapter in Arthurian legend literature. The Middle English stories are different in style and structure to…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

  • Sir Lancelot of the Lake

    A French Prose Romance of the Thirteenth Century

    Edited by Lucy Allen Paton

    This translation of Lancelot del Lac was published in 1929 to present easily the essential parts of the history of Sir Lancelot from three thirteenth century romances – Le livre de Lancelot del Lac, Le queste del saint graal, and La mort le roi Artus. The translator summarises the sections not…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Arthurian Literature

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