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All about King Arthur.

Geoffrey Ashe

All about King Arthur.

by Geoffrey Ashe

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Published by W. H. Allen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Arthur, King.,
    • Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Folklore.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Celtic.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- To 1066.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 153.

      Series[An Allabout book]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA140 .A72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p.
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4365294M
      ISBN 100491004621
      LC Control Number78433916
      OCLC/WorldCa47476

        Arthur was the first born son of King Uther Pendragon and heir to the throne. However these were very troubled times and Merlin, a wise magician, advised that the baby Arthur should be raised in a secret place and that none should know his true identity.. As Merlin feared, when King Uther died there was great conflict over who should be the next   King Arthur's Round Table by Martin Biddle (The Boydell Press, ) Arthur's Britain by Leslie Alcock (Penguin Books Ltd, ) Britain AD by Francis Pryor (HarperCollins, )

        King Arthur has been an important figure in English literature since singers and story-tellers first described his great exploits in the 6th-century. Of course, the legend of King Arthur has been appropriated by many story-tellers and poets, who have embellished upon the first, most modest tales. Part of the intrigue of the stories, which King Arthur and His Knights - Maude R. Warren Previous Chapter. All about him old oaks stood like giant guardians watching sturdily over the soil where they had grown for centuries. Arthur could look between the trunks and see rabbits and squirrels whisking about. Sometimes a herd of brown deer with shy dark eyes would pass, holding their ?c=read&author=warren&book=arthur&story=king.

      King Arthur and the Half-Man ~ King Arthur Stories for Kids K ing Arthur in his youth was fond of wrestling, and he was so excellent at the art that few dared to challenge him. Old men who had been champions in years gone by sat in the summer evening watching the youths try their skill before :// 2 days ago  I never had the slightest interest in King Arthur, Camelot, Lancelot and all that jazz. I vaguely knew the same story everyone else sort of knows, or think they know. Mostly from watching Monty


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King Arthur is a fabled ruler of Sub-Roman Britain who defended his kingdom from the Anglo-Saxons, and a popular fictional character in modern t  Death  Books, poems and movies  References   Merlin wanted to give Arthur a chance to grow up and become a man before taking the throne, so he erected a large stone with an anvil on top, and stuck in the anvil was a sword with an inscription: “Whoso pulleth out this sword from this stone, is right wise King born of all England.”   All of which reminded me of Arthuriana, and my first and favorite Arthur novel, Rosemary Sutcliff’s The Lantern Bearers ().

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