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

By Ann F. Howey

The legend of Arthur has been a resource of fascination for writers and artists in English because the 15th century, whilst Thomas Malory drew jointly for the 1st time in English various Arthurian tales from a couple of resources to shape the Morte Darthur. It elevated in acceptance throughout the Victorian period, while after Tennyson's remedy of the legend, not just authors and dramatists, yet painters, musicians, and film-makers discovered a resource of suggestion within the Arthurian fabric. This interdisciplinary, annotated bibliography lists the Arthurian legend in smooth English-language fiction, from 1500 to 2000, together with literary texts, movie, tv, tune, visible artwork, and video games. it's going to end up a useful resource of reference for college students of literary and visible arts, basic readers, creditors, librarians, and cultural historians--indeed, via somebody attracted to the background of the ways that Camelot has figured in post-medieval English-speaking cultures.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Bibliography of Modern Arthuriana (1500-2000) PDF

Similar bibliographies & indexes books

Ismaili Literature: A Bibliography of Sources and Studies

Ismaili stories represents probably the most contemporary fields of Islamic experiences. a lot new study has taken position during this box end result of the restoration of a big variety of Ismaili texts. This publication features a whole directory of the resources and secondary reviews, together with theses, written by way of Ismailis or approximately them in all significant Islamic and eu languages.

English Dramatic Interludes, 1300-1580: A Reference Guide

Darryll Grantley has created a advisor to that style of leisure, referred to as the Interlude. beginning within the fourteenth century, Interludes integrated numerous works no longer thought of a part of cycle performs. This easy-to-use reference advisor to every of the extant Interludes and fragments (c. a hundred) comprises: account of early versions or manuscripts; authors or assets; sleek variants; plot precis and dramatis personae; social concerns within the performs; verbal and dramaturgical good points; and staging instructions, between different important information.

Index to Records of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations: Locations, Plantations, Surnames and Collections, 2d ed.

Designed for either specialist and beginner genealogists and different researchers, this index offers an in depth consultant to fabrics on hand within the broad files of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations microfilm set. by utilizing this index to spot particular collections during which fabrics pertinent to a particular family members identify, plantation identify, or place could be came upon, after which reviewing the main points within the acceptable publications, the researcher may perhaps pinpoint the positioning of wanted fabrics.

The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire

The Jazz criteria, a entire consultant to an important jazz compositions, is a special source, a browser's significant other, and a useful creation to the artwork shape. This crucial e-book for tune fans tells the tale of greater than 250 key jazz songs, and encompasses a listening consultant to greater than 2,000 recordings.

Extra info for A Bibliography of Modern Arthuriana (1500-2000)

Sample text

He does counsel the king, however, to beware of perfection, and this leads Arthur to question the source of his power, Excalibur, though Constantine persuades Arthur to keep the sword. The story ends with the healing of a knight. Because Lancelot is able to accomplish this miracle, he represents the perfect knight, so Arthur now suspects him, or suspects that Morgan has engineered the whole encounter to corrupt Lancelot. A-64 Ashley, Mike, ed. The Mammoth Book of Arthurian Legends. London: Robinson Publishing; New York: Carroll and Graf, 1998.

Greenberg, and Edward E. Kramer. Atlanta, GA: Unnameable Press, 1992. Rptd: Grails: Visitations of the Night. Ed. Richard Gilliam, Martin H. Greenberg, and Edward E. Kramer. New York: ROC, 1994. 191–212. A priest is sent to contend with neo-Nazi sympathizers who are trying to steal the Grail from a Jesuit priest. The Arthurian allusions cluster towards the beginning of the story, when the protagonist is first asked what he knows about the Grail. The protagonist gives the codename “Siege Perilous” to the mission to which he has been assigned.

Arthur also must convince a papal emissary that Britain is a Christian country that should be granted aid. Throughout the novel, Arthur suffers from a wound that will not heal. His mother leaves her nunnery, allies herself with the Sid once again, and, empowered by their magic, sets off to recover the Grail to heal her son and his kingdom. One of the more interesting features of this book are the poems written by the Saxon king. A-73 Attanasio, A. A. The Wolf and the Crown. New York: HarperPrism / HarperCollins, 1998.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 34 votes