A grete angur and unhappe’: Sir Thomas Malory’s Arthuriad

  • Stephen Knight


Sir Thomas Malory finished his collection of Arthurian stories in 1469–70 and since then his work has dominated the legend in English. Almost all later accounts are directly or indirectly based on the structure Malory created, largely from French and English sources but also, too rarely recognised by critics, from his own imagination.


Round Table Public Order Fifteenth Century Masculine Ideology Mythic Hero 
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