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  • ISBN: 9781629971209
  • ISBN: 1629971200
  • ISBN: 9781598039283
  • ISBN: 1598039288
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    4 videodiscs (approximately 720 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches + 1 course book (iv, 180 pages : black and white illustrations ; 19 cm.) and (iv, 453 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
  • Publisher: Chantilly, Virginia : The Teaching Company, [2015]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. The origins of King Arthur -- An Arthur-like figure in Cornwall -- King Arthur in the Latin Chronicles -- King Arthur in Wales-- the Mabinogion -- Monmouth, Merlin, and courtly love -- The Round Table-- Arthur in Wace and Layamon -- Disc 2. Chretien de Troyes and Sir Lancelot -- Arthurian tales in Brittany and Burgundy -- The Lancelot-Grail cycle -- The early German Arthurian tradition -- King Arthur's other German adaptations -- The Arthurian sagas of Scandinavia -- Disc 3. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight -- The alliterative Morte Darthur -- Enriching the legend-- Tristan and Isolde -- The Holy Grail from Chretien to Dan Brown -- Arthuriana in medieval art -- Disc 4. Spencer, Milton, and the Renaissance Arthur -- Idylls of the King-- the Victorian Arthur -- Wagner and Twain-- King Arthur in the late 1800s -- Once and future-- the 20th century Arthur -- Camelot comes to Hollywood -- King Arthur in the 21st century and beyond.
Participant or Performer Note: Lecturer: Professor Dorsey Armstrong.
System Details Note:
Subject: Arthur -- King
Arthur -- King -- Legends
Arthurian romances -- History and criticism

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