Arthurian Chronicles Wace And Layamon (Hardcover)

By: Eugene Mason Translated Gwyn Jones Introduction.

Price: $27.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+


London: Dent, 1966. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Later Revised Edition. 12mo . Very Good+ Red Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library book Introduction by Gwyn Jones and translated by Eugene Mason into modern English prose. These are one of those rare combinations that capture the original yet put you in the feasting hall as you read. The formation of the Round Table first happens here in Wace and are Tolkien like Elves at Arthur's birth in the Saxon Layamon. Great copy includes both Wace and Layamon! These were Geoffrey of Monmouth's "History: put into the Norman french of Jersey and the rough "English" of Layamon. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping our Arthurian and Celtic Tolkien inspired books with care and respect.

Title: Arthurian Chronicles Wace And Layamon (Hardcover)

Author Name: Eugene Mason Translated Gwyn Jones Introduction.

Categories: Medieval, Early Medieval and Tudor, Norse/Anglo Saxon/ Middle English/ Elizabethan/German, Arthurian Legend,

Edition: Later Revised Edition

Publisher: London, Dent: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 007268

Keywords: wace layamon geoffrey of monmouth arthurian text modern english merlin round table gawain sir bors avalon elves round table elves elf,