Mythology

Modern Arthurian Literature (Arthurian Characters and Themes)
First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

20.12.2014

Ladies of the Lake
Caitlín Matthews is a writer, singer and teacher whose ground-breaking work has introduced many to the riches of our western spiritual heritage. She is acknowledged as a world authority on Celtic Wisdom, the Western Mysteries and the...

19.09.2015

King Arthur
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table have captured the world's imagination since medieval times. The tales of King Arthur are rooted in history, but over the years the facts have become shrouded in myth and mystery. In this beautifully...

01.04.2018

An A to Z of King Arthur and the Holy Grail
The enduring myth of Arthur, the once and future king, has been the subject of romances and tales of valor since the Middle Ages, and along the way, Arthur’s mythos has become entwined with the quest for the Holy Grail and its meaning. In this...

14.12.2014

The Quest for the Holy Grail (Lancelot-Grail, #6)
The Quest of the Holy Grail adds a spiritual dimension to the adventures of Arthur's knights. Galahad replaces Lancelot as the central figure, though he appears and disappears so often that many of the knights are engaged in a quest to find him...

16.09.2013

The Romance of Arthur, New, Expanded Edition
Since their first appearance, the three volumes of "The Romance of Arthur" have become the standard anthologies of Arthurian literature. Now, combined into a single convenient volume, the New, Expanded Edition of "The Romance of Arthur" covers...

09.10.2013

Guinevere
I hoped this would have some interesting bearing on my essay on Guinevere. Unfortunately, it's such a mess that I can't even bring myself to keep reading it. I'm not sure what the original intent of this book was -- it appears to be part fiction,...

25.05.2013

The Arthurian Tarot
The Arthurian Tarot Deck uncovers the history, legend, and tradition of the reign of King Arthur and invites you to explore this mysterious period for yourself. This classic deck is now reprinted with enhanced cards and a booklet...

06.01.2013

The Camelot Chronicles
I find that in general, a collection of short stories, based on a theme, will have two or three stories that reach me somehow, with the majority of the stories being mostly forgetable. This collection is no exception.I've read a fair amount...

18.09.2014

Lionors
When she was thirteen, Lionors first saw Arthur. Little did she know the consequences of that meeting. The handsome young knight would be declared King of Britain, marry the beautiful Guinevere, and fall to the treachery of his court while Lionors,...

12.03.2016

Guinevere (Guinevere, #3)
The third book of the trilogy is just as compelling as the other two. I'm surprised now that I was so ambivalent about the first book, considering how wholly it won me over. I like what Persia Woolley did with all the disparate threads of the...

26.06.2014

Arthurian Chronicles
The spread of the Arthurian legend during the course of the twelfth century is one of the most remarkable phenomena in literary history. "Arthurian Chronicles" looks at two unsung but deserving poets who contributed to the diffusion of the...

13.01.2015

At the Table of the Grail
The story of the Grail has been retold in countless versions, and it continues to exert an increasing fascination among all those who perceive its relevance to the present world crisis. The story is of a more than literary and historical...

31.05.2014

The Little Book of Arthurian Wisdom
There is much wisdom in the Arthurian world. It ranges in kind from the earthy wisdom of challenging otherworldy figures like the Green Knight, Lady Ragnell and the Lady of the Lake, to the high wisdom of Merlin and the mysterious lore of the Grail....

18.09.2014

Guinevere
At twelve years old, Guinevere is a typical girl except that she is a princess and, unknown to her at this time, slated to marry King Arthur. Like any preteen, she enjoys having a good time, but also is unable to refrain from getting into trouble...

14.04.2014

The Follies Of Sir Harald
Pity poor Sir Harald! It isn't easy being a villain in King Arthur's Britain, particularly when the opposition is so formidable and even the furniture in your castle is dead set against you. After six long years of struggle, the Quillerstone Couch...

16.07.2014

Illustrating Camelot
Arthurian book illustration, which came into its own in the Arthurian Revival of the nineteenth century and began to flourish as an important art form, has done more than any other visual art to shape notions of King Arthur and his court and to...

03.01.2018