Arthurian Romance: A Short Introduction
Copyright © 2003 Derek Pearsall
Author(s): Derek Pearsall
Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
Print ISBN: 9780631233190
Online ISBN: 9780470775998
About this Book
This witty and accessible book traces the history of Arthurian romance from medieval to modern times, explaining its enduring appeal.
- Traces the history of Arthurian romance from medieval to modern times.
- Covers art and films as well as the great literary works of Arthurian romance.
- Draws out the changing political, moral and emotional uses of the story.
- Explains the enduring appeal of the Arthurian legend.
- Written by an author with vast knowledge of medieval literature.