Merlin: A Casebook

Merlin: A Casebook

by Peter H. Goodrich, Norris J. Lacy
     
 

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815306580
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/17/2003
Series:
Arthurian Characters and Themes Series, #7
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
Select Bibliography91
1The Merlin Legend and the Welsh Tradition of Prophecy105
2Merlin: Prophet and Magician131
3Merlin and the Ladies of the Lake162
4Merlin in Italian Literature186
5Merlin in Spanish Literature197
6Merlin in German Literature219
7Merlin as New-World Wizard230
8The Enchanter Awakes: Merlin in Modern Fiction250
9Merlin as Wise Old Man265
10Merlin in the Grail Legend280
11Robert de Boron's Merlin296
12Merlin Romancier: Paternity, Prophecy, and Poetics in the Huth Merlin308
13Malory's Tragic Merlin332
14Spenser's Merlin342
15Druids, Bards, and Tennyson's Merlin361
16Illusion and Relation: Merlin as Image of the Artist in Tennyson, Dore, Burne-Jones, and Beardsley378
17Master and Mediator of the Natural World410
Proper Name Index427

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