Arthurian Romances

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Fantastic adventures abound in these courtly romances: Erec and Enide, Clig?s, The Knight of the Cart, The Knight with the Lion, and The Story of the Grail.

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Overview

Fantastic adventures abound in these courtly romances: Erec and Enide, Cligés, The Knight of the Cart, The Knight with the Lion, and The Story of the Grail.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780140445213
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 6/28/1991
  • Series: Penguin Classics Series
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 528
  • Sales rank: 168,440
  • Product dimensions: 5.24 (w) x 7.85 (h) x 0.95 (d)

Table of Contents

Translated with Introduction and Notes by William W. Kibler; Erec and Enide translated by Carleton W. Carroll

Introduction
A Note on the Translations
Select Bibliography
Erec and Enide
Cligés
The Knight of the Cart (Lancelot)
The Knight with the Lion (Yvain)
The Story of the Grail (Perceval)
Appendix: The Story of the Grail Continuations
Glossary of Medieval Terms
Notes

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 11, 2008

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    If you are interested in reading the first, romantic retelling of Arthur's legends as we think of them, this is it. It is a series of short stories about Arthur and/or the knights of his court, each of which reads fairly quickly. The original work was in Old French, which is why the style of the prose takes a little getting used to. Once one gets accustomed to the writing, its hard not to get hooked on the stories. My biggest disappointment with this book is that Troyes died before finishing the last story--Parcival!

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