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Synonyms for Arthur

elected vice president and became 21st President of the United States when Garfield was assassinated (1830-1886)

a legendary king of the Britons (possibly based on a historical figure in the 6th century but the story has been retold too many times to be sure)


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Scholars of Medieval literature in different European languages explore the place of Arthurian romance in the various traditions.
Enhanced with the inclusion of a listing of 'Dates, Names, and Time Line of Significant Events'; an appendix (The Sovereign's Chair); fifteen pages of Notes; a fifteen page Bibliography; a one page listing of Arthurian Societies & Resources, and a ten page Index, "The Complete King Arthur" is an extraordinary and seminal work of exhaustively researched scholarship.
Introducing the movie, Professor Raluca Radulescu, director of Bangor University's Centre for Arthurian Studies, said the university has a long-standing record of research and teaching the Arthurian legend dating back to its foundation in 1884.
This new edition offers an excellent collection of Joseph Campbell's lectures and papers on Arthurian myth and literature.
Sir Chris said: "We at Arthurian are delighted with the scale and quality of this excellent transaction as it brings together several of the world's top biotech investors, primarily from the US, to back one of WLSF's most ambitious drug development companies.
Critique: An inherently fascinating and thoroughly absorbing read, "Romance of the Grail: The Magic and Mystery of Arthurian Myth" is a 'must read' for the legions of Joseph Campbell fans and will aptly serve as an introduction for the non-specialist reader with an interest in Arthurian mythology.
This book, the twelfth of the series Spanish Perspectives on English and American Literature, Communication and Culture, is a revision of the author's doctoral thesis, defended in 2010 in the University of Jaen: Gazing into the Past: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Dante Gabriel Rossetti's Arthurian Renditions and their Female Types (1854-1867).
Preeminent mythologist Joseph Campbell's lectures on Arthurian legend and Grail mythology are transcribed and collected into one cohesive text in this brilliant addition to the late Campbell's impressive body of work.
But, while what is possibly the earliest sculpted depiction of an incident from the Arthuriad appears on the early twelfth-century archivolt of the Porta della Pescheria--the northern portal of the Cathedral of Modena in northern Italy--the study of the Arthurian literature of the Italian peninsula has hardly been a fair field full of folk.
com)-- In Spring this year, after announcing that Camelot Hobbies will be releasing the manga edition of Lady Antiva's 'Armor of Light' for the Chinese market, a challenge was issued to Lady Antiva to create the follow-up series to her 'Camelot Prophecies 5-volume' Arthurian saga.
The Welsh Arthurian Life Sciences Fund and HSBC Bank plc's West and Wales Corporate provided GBP12.
Tom Huddleston has reinvented the Arthurian legend for a 21st century audience and sets it a thousand years from now.
Shepherd (anthropology and archaeology, Anoka-Ramsey Community College) draws on history and archaeology to relate aspects of the environment and daily life of ordinary people in post-Roman Arthurian Britain.
The Conte du Graal Cycle: Chretien de Troyes's Perceval, the Continuations, and French Arthurian Romance, Gallica 23.
THERE is a worldwide interest in Merlin, the "Grail" and everything Arthurian.