Arthurian Figures of History and Legend
A Biographical Dictionary
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About the Book
This biographical dictionary separates myth from history by differentiating and defining figures associated with Arthuriana. Entries cover more than 400 legendary and historic figures, and include extensive cross-referencing, maps, illustrations and photographs. An appendix provides a comprehensive character index of Sir Thomas Malory’s Le Morte D’Arthur.
About the Author(s)
Frank D. Reno
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: 43 photos, 4 maps, appendices, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2011
Table of Contents
Biographical Dictionary 9
Appendix A: A Character Index of Malory’s Le Morte D’Arthur 243
Appendix B: Harleian MS 3859 252
Book Reviews & Awards
“meticulous research…a valuable literary resource…essential”—Library Journal; “recommended”—ARBA; “a detailed and educational guide to the key personalities, both fact and fiction, of the Arthurian legend”—Reference Reviews; “not only fascinating but useful for exploring the legion of characters that make up the matter of Britain in both history and legend…lots of good stuff”—Mythlore.