Arthurian Literature I An Edition of the Vera Historia de Morte Arthuri

By: Richard Barber

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Fine Hardcover Clean 173 pp. NO Markings NOT a library copy No jacket included. Among the five fine Arthurian essays is one on the Arthuriad of Charles Williams, 'From Logres to Carbonek' and two "Vera Historia de Morte Arthuri" One the actual text with translation. Besides the exciting account of Arthur's battle with Mordred is the position of Avalon being in Gwynedd and an account of Welsh spear warfare and the use of shappened elm as spears capable of penetrating chainmail and how Mordred dipped in adder's blood! Great stuff. This was the first volume in this brilliant series and is fine collectible condition. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Celtic books

Title: Arthurian Literature I An Edition of the Vera Historia de Morte Arthuri

Author Name: Richard Barber

Categories: Medieval and Early Medieval, J.R.R Tolkien and The Inklings, Arthurian Legend,

Publisher: Cambridge, D.s.brewer: 1999-03

ISBN Number: 0859910814

ISBN Number 13: 9780859910811

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 6669

Keywords: welsh arthurian gwynedd avalon arthur king arthur texts mordred north wales cornish arthur glastonbury charles williams inklings arthuriad celtic warfare welsh spears,