Author:Geert H.M. Claassens

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King Arthur In The Medieval Low Countries

By: Geert H.M. Claassens

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Leuven Univrsity Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5272

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Original Wrap Around European Dust Jacket Paperback Clean Collectible 272 pp.Rare Academic study from the Netherlands on all the Low Country Arthurian, Merlin, and Grail texts with a description of all the stories. Least known of the major countries contributing Arthurian texts this is finally changing. The story "Roman von Walewein" where Gawain, or "Walewein" much like in his "Green Knight" challenge bravely follows a Flying Chess set to retrieve it for Arthur, has in my mind's eye, one of the most ferocious fight scenes between a Knight and a Dragon, ... View more info