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Selected Editions/Translations of Medieval Arthurian Texts

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Arthurian Legend: Bibliographies and Reference Books

Bibliographical Bulletin of the International Arthurian Society. 1949-present (annual).

Blanch, Robert J. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: A Reference Guide. Troy, N.Y. : Whitston, 1983.

Bruce, Christopher W. The Arthurian Name Dictionary.  New York: Garland, 1998.

Jeffrey, David Lyle, ed. A Dictionary of Biblical Tradition in English Literature. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1992.

Lacy, Norris J., ed. Medieval Arthurian Literature: A Guide to Recent Research. New York: Garland, 1996.

Lacy, Norris J., Geoffrey Ashe, et al., eds. The Arthurian Handbook. 2nd edition. New York: Garland, 1997. [contains an extensive bibliography, to which this bibliography is indebted]

Lacy, Norris J., Geoffrey Ashe, et al., eds. The New Arthurian Encyclopedia. Updated paperback edition. New York: Garland, 1996.

Last, Rex, ed. The Arthurian Bibliography. 3 vols. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1985; Supplement 1979-1983. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1987.

Life, Page West.  Sir Thomas Malory and the Morte Darthur: A Survey of Scholarship and Annotated Bibliography.  Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 1980.

Lupack, Alan. "A Bibliography of Critical Studies of Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court." An Arthuriana/Camelot Project Bibliography. Available Online at <http://www.lib.rochester.e du/camelot/acpbibs/twainbib.htm>.

Moorman, Charles, and Ruth Minary. An Arthurian Dictionary. Chicago: Academy Chicago, 1990.

Pickford, Cedric E., and Rex Last, eds. The Arthurian Bibliography, I: Author Listing. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1981; and II: Subject Index. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1983.

Reiss, Edmund, Louise Horner Reiss, and Beverly Taylor. Arthurian Legend and Literature: An Annotated Bibliography, I: The Middle Ages. New York: Garland, 1984.

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Selected Editions/Translations of Medieval Arthurian Texts

The Awntyrs off Arthure at the Terne Wathelyn: A Critical Edition. Robert Gates, ed. Philadelphia, 1969.

Benson, Larry, ed. King Arthur's Death: The Middle English Stanzaic Morte Arthur and the Alliterative Morte Arthure. revised by Edward E. Foster. Kalamazoo, Mich.: Published for TEAMS (The Consortium for the Teaching of the Middle Ages) in Association with the University of Rochester by Medieval Institute Publications, 1994.

Béroul. Romance of Tristan. Norris J. Lacy, ed. and trans. New York: Garland, 1989.

Bromwich, Rachel, ed. and trans.. Trioedd Ynys Prydein: The Welsh Triads. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1961; 2nd ed. 1978,

Chrétien de Troyes. Lancelot, or the Knight of the Cart. Ruth Harwood Cline, trans. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1990.

Chrétien de Troyes. Perceval, or the Story of the Grail. Ruth Harwood Cline, trans. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1983.

Chrétien de Troyes. Romans arthuriens. Michel Zink, ed. Paris: Livre de Poche, 1994.

Chrétien de Troyes. Yvain, or the Knight with the Lion. Ruth Harwood Cline, trans. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1975.

Geoffrey of Monmouth. Historia Regum Britanniae. Neil Wright, ed. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1985.

Geoffrey of Monmouth. The History of the Kings of Britain. Lewis Thorpe, trans. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1966.

Goodrich, Peter, ed. The Romance of Merlin. New York: Garland, 1990.

Gottfried von Strassburg. Tristan, with the Surviving Fragment of the Tristan of Thomas. A.T. Hatto, trans. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1960.

Hall, Louis B., ed. The Knightly Tales of Gawain. Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1976.

Hartmann von Aue. Erec. J.W. Thomas, trans. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1982.

Hartmann von Aue. Iwein. Patrick M. McConeghy, ed. and trans. New York: Garland, 1984.

Krishna, Valerie, trans. Five Middle English Arthurian Romances. New York: Garland, 1990.

Lancelot-Grail: The Old French Arthurian Vulgate and Post-Vulgate in Translation. Norris J. Lacy, general editor. 5 vols. New York: Garland Publishing, 1993-1996.

Layamon. Brut. G.L. Brook and R.F. Leslie, eds. Publlished for the Early English Text Society. London: Oxford University Press, 1963, 1978.

Malory, Sir Thomas. Caxton's Malory. James W. Spisak, ed. 2 vols. Berkely and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1983.

Malory, Sir Thomas. Works. 3rd edition. Eugene Vinaver, ed.; revised by P.J.C. Field. 3 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990.

Marie de France. The Lais of Marie de France. Glyn S. Burgess and Keith Busby, trans. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1986.

"Nennius." Nennius: British History and the Welsh Annals. John Morris, ed. and trans. Chichester: Phillimore, 1980.

Robert de Boron. Joseph d'Arimathie. Richard O'Gorman, ed. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1995.

Romance of Tristan. Renée L. Curtis, trans. (from The Prose Tristan). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. William Vantuono, ed. and trans. New York: Garland, 1991.

Thomas of Britain. Tristan. Stewart Gregory, ed. and trans. New York: Garland, 1991.

Tristan and the Round Table: A Translation of La Tavola Ritonda. Anne Shaver, trans. Binghamton: SUNY Press, 1983.

Ulrich von Zatzikoven. Lanzelet. Kenneth G.T. Webster, trans. New York: Columbia University Press, 1951.

Wace. Le Roman de Brut. I. Arnold, ed. 2 vols. Paris: Champion, 1938-40.

Wolfram von Eschenbach. Parzival. A.T. Hatto, trans. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1980.

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Studies of Arthurian Legend in Medieval Literature and History

Alcock, Leslie. Arthur's Britain: History and Archaeology A.D. 367-634. London: Allen Lane/Penguin, 1971.

Allen, Judson Boyce. "The Medieval Unity of Malory's Morte Darthur." Mediaevalia 6 (1980): 279-309.

Allen, Mark. "The Image of Arthur and the Idea of King." Arthurian Interpretations 2.2 (Spring 1988): 1-16.

Archibald, Elizabeth, and A.S.G. Edwards, eds. A Companion to Malory. Cambridge; Rochester: D.S. Brewer, 1996.

Ashe, Geoffrey. "A Certain Very Ancient Book." Speculum 56 (1981): 301-23. [on Geoffrey of Monmouth]

Ashe, Geoffrey. The Discovery of King Arthur. New York: Anchor/Doubleday, 1985.

Ashe, Geoffrey. "The Origins of the Arthurian Legend." Arthuriana 5.3 (Autumn 1995): 1-24.

Ashe, Geoffrey, ed. The Quest for Arthur's Britain. New York: Praeger, 1968.

Atkinson, Stephen C.B. "'Now I Se and Undirstonde': The Grail Quest and the Education of Malory's Reader." In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 90-108.

Batt, Catherine. "Malory and Rape." Arthuriana 7.3 (Fall 1997): 78-99.

Batts, Michael. Gottfried von Strassburg. New York: Twayne, 1971.

Beal, Rebecca S. "Arthur as the Bearer of Civilization: The Alliterative Morte Arthure, ll. 901-19." Arthuriana 5.4 (Winter 1995): 33-44.

Benson, Larry.  Art and Tradition in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.  New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1965.

Benson, Larry. Malory's Morte Darthur. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1976.

Benton, John Frederic. "Clio and Venus: An Historical View of Medieval Love" in The Meaning of Courtly Love. Ed. F.X. Newman. Albany: SUNY Press, 1968, 19-42.

Benton, John Frederic. "The Court of Champagne as a Literary Center." Speculum 36 (1961): 551-591.

Bogdanov, Fanni.  "An Interpretation of the Meaning and Purpose of the Vulgate Queste del
Saint Graal in the Light of the Mystical Theology of St Bernard," in The Changing Face of Arthurian Romance:  Essays on Arthurian Prose Romances in Memory of Cedric E. Pickford. Alison Adams et al., eds. Cambridge:  D. S. Brewer, 1986 (Arthurian Studies, 16): 23-46.

Brewer, Elisabeth. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Sources and Analogues.  2nd ed.  Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK; Rochester, NY, USA: D.S. Brewer, 1992.

Bromwich, Rachel, A.O.H. Jarman, and Brynley F. Roberts, eds. The Arthur of the Welsh: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval Welsh Literature. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1991.

Bruce, James Douglas. The Evolution of Arthurian Romance from the Beginnings Down to the Year 1300. 2 vols. 2nd edition. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1928.

Bruckner, Matilda Tomaryn. "Le Chevalier de la Charette" in The Romances of Chrétien de Troyes: A Symposium. Douglas Kelly, ed. Lexington, KY: French Forum Publishers, 1985, 132-181.

Bruckner, Matilda Tomaryn. "An Interpreter's Dilemma: Why Are There So Many Interpretations of Chrétien's Chevalier de la Charette?" Romance Philology 40 (1986-87): 159-180.

Bullough, Vern L. "Medieval Concepts of Adultery." Arthuriana 7.4 (Winter 1997): 5-15.

Bumke, Joachim. Courtly Culture: Literature and Society in the High Middle Ages. Thomas Dunlap, trans. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1991.

Burns, E. Jane. Arthurian Fictions: Rereading the Vulgate Cycle. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1985.

Busby, Keith. Gauvain in Old French Literature. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1980.

Calin, William. "Defense and Illustration of Fin' Amor: Some Polemical Comments on the Robertsonian Approach." The Expansion and Transformations of Courtly Literature. Ed. Nathaniel B. Smith and Joseph T. Snow. Athens, GA: U. of Georgia Press, 1980, 32-48.

Cannon, Christopher. "Malory's Crime: Chivalric Identity and the Evil Will." In Medieval Literature and Historical Inquiry: Essays in Honor of Derek Pearsall. Ed. David Aers. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 2000, pp. 159-83.

Cherewatuk, Karen. "The Saint's Life of Sir Launcelot: Hagiography and the Conclusion of Malory's Morte Darthur." Arthuriana 5.1 (Spring 1995): 62-78.

Cross, T.P. and W.A. Nitze. Lancelot and Guinevere: A Study on the Origins of Courtly Love. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1930.

Curtis, Renée L. "The Perception of the Chivalric Ideal in Chrétien de Troyes's Yvain." Arthurian Interpretations 3.2 (Spring 1989): 1-22.

Curtis, Renée L. "Physical and Mental Cruelty in the Lais of Marie de France." Arthuriana 6.1 (Spring 1996): 22-35.

Dean, Christopher. Arthur of England: English Attitudes to King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987.

Dillon, Bert.  A Malory Handbook.  Boston: G. K. Hall, 1978.

Donahue, Dennis P. "The Darkly Chronicled King: An Interpretation of the Negative Side of Arthur in Lawman's Brut and Geoffrey's Historia." Arthuriana 8.4 (Winter 1998): 135-147.

Dumville, David. "Sub-Roman Britain: History and Legend." History 62 (1977): 173-191.

Eckhardt, Caroline D. "Prophecy and Nostalgia: Arthurian Symbolism at the Close of the English Middle Ages." In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 109-126.

Entwhistle, W.J. Arthurian Legend in the Literatures of the Spanish Peninsula. London: Dent, 1925.

Everett, Dorothy. "Layamon and the Earliest Middle English Alliterative Verse." In Essays on Middle English Literature. Patricia Kean, ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955, pp. 23-45.

Farrell, Thomas J. "Life and Art, Chivalry and Geometry in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight." Arthurian Interpretations 2.2 (Spring 1988): 17-33.

Fehrenbacher, Richard. "The Domestication of Merlin in Malory's Morte Darthur.' Quondam et Futurus 3.4 (Winter 1993): 1-16.

Ferrante, Joan M. The Conflict of Love and Honor: The Medieval Tristan Legend in France, Germany, and Italy. The Hague: Mouton, 1973.

Field, Peter J.C. "Caxton's Roman War." Arthuriana 5.2 (Summer 1995): 31-73.

Field, Peter J.C. The Life and Times of Sir Thomas Malory. Arthurian Studies #29. Cambridge: DS Brewer, 1993.

Field, Peter J. C. "Malory and the French Prose Lancelot." Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester. 75 (1) Spring 1993: 79-102.

Field, Peter J. C. Malory: Texts and Sources. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1998.

Field, Peter J.C. "Malory and The Wedding of Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnell." Archiv fur das studium der neuren sprachen und literaturen 219 (1982): 374-381.

Field, Peter J.C. Romance and Chronicle: A Study of Malory's Prose Style.  Bloomington, Indiana: University of Indiana Press, 1971.

Flood, John L. "Arthurian Romance and German Heroic Poetry." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 231-41.

Frappier, Jean. Chrétien de Troyes: The Man and His Work. Raymond J. Cormier, trans. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1982 (originally published in 1957).

Fries, Maureen. "The Arthurian Moment: History and Geoffrey's Historia regum Britanniae." Arthuriana 8.4 (Winter 1998): 88-99.

Fries, Maureen. "Boethian Themes and Tragic Structure in Geoffrey of Monmouth's Historia Regum Britanniae." In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 29-42.

Fries, Maureen. "From the Lady to the Tramp: The Decline of Morgan le Fay in Medieval Romance." Arthuriana 4.1 (Spring 1994): 1-18.

Fulton, Helen. "A Woman's Place: Guinevere in the Welsh and French Romances." Quondam et Futurus 3.2 (Summer 1993): 1-25.

Furtado, Antonio. "From Alexander of Macedonia to Arthur of Britain." Arthuriana 5.3 (Autumn 1995): 70-86.

Gardner, Edmund G. Arthurian Legend in Italian Literature. London: Dent, 1930.

Glowka, Arthur Wayne. "Malory's Sense of Humor." Arthurian Interpretations 1.1 (Fall 1986): 39-46.

Goodman, Jennifer R.  Malory and Caxton's Prose Romances of 1485.  New York: Garland, 1987.

Greene, Wendy Tibbets. "Malory's Merlin: An Ambiguous Magician?" Arthurian Interpretations 1.2 (Spring 1987): 56-63.

Griffith, Richard R.  "The Political Bias of Malory's Morte Darthur."  Viator 5 (1974): 365-86.

Grimm, Kevin T. "Editing Malory: What's at (the) Stake?" Arthuriana 5.2 (Summer 1995): 5-14.

Grimm, Kevin T. "Knightly Love and the Narrative Structure of Malory's Tale Seven." Arthurian Interpretations 3.2 (Spring 1989): 76-95.

Gross, Gregory W. "Secret Rules: Sex, Confession, and Truth in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ." Arthuriana 4.2 (Summer 1994): 146-74.

Hamel, Mary. "Adventure as Structure in the Alliterative Morte Arthure." Arthurian Interpretations 3.1 (Fall 1988): 37-48.

Hanks, D. Thomas. "Malory, Dialogue, and Style." Quondam et Futurus 3.3 (Fall 1993): 24-34.

Hanks, D. Thomas. "Malory's Book of Sir Tristram: Focusing Le Morte Darthur." Quondam et Futurus 3.1 (Spring 1993): 14-31.

Harrington, David V. "The Conflicting Passions of Malory's Sir Gawain and Sir Lancelot." Arthurian Interpretations 1.2 (Spring 1987): 64-69.

Herman, Harold J. "Sir Kay, Seneschal of King Arthur's Court." Arthurian Interpretations 4.1 (Fall 1989): 1-31.

"Historical Arthur." Special number of Arthuriana 5.3 (1995) Various articles and authors.

Hoffman, Donald. "Malory's Tragic Merlin." Quondam et Futurus 1.2 (Summer 1991): 15-31.

Hoffman, Donald. "The Ogre and the Virgin: Varieties of Sexual Experience in Malory's Morte Darthur." AInt 1.1 (Fall 1986): 19-25.

Howard, Donald, and C.K. Zacher, eds. Critical Studies of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1968.

Howlett, D. R. "The Literary Context of Geoffrey of Monmouth: An Essay on the Fabrication of Sources." Arthuriana 5.3 (Autumn 1995): 25-69.

Jackson, W. H. "The Arthurian Material and German Society in the Middle Ages." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 280-92.

Jackson, W.T.H. The Anatomy of Love: The Tristan of Gottfried von Strassburg. New York: Columbia University Press, 1971.

Jung, E., and M-L Von Franz. The Grail Legend. Boston: Sigo, 1986.

Keen, Maurice. Chivalry. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1984.

Kellogg, Judith L. "Economic and Social Tensions Reflected in the Romances of Chrétien de Troyes." Romance Philology XXXIX (Aug. 1985): 1-21.

Kelly, Douglas. The Romances of Chrétien de Troyes: A Symposium. Lexington: French Forum, 1985.

Kelly, Douglas. Sens and Conjointure in the "Chevalier de la Charette". The Hague and Paris: Mouton and Co., 1966.

Kennedy, Beverly. "Adultery in Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur." Arthuriana 7.4 (Winter 1997): 63-91.

Kennedy, Beverly. Knighthood in the Morte d'Arthur. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1992.

Kennedy, Beverly. "Notions of Adventure in Malory's Morte Darthur." Arthurian Interpretations 3.2 (Spring 1989): 38-59.

Kennedy, Elspeth. Lancelot and the Grail: A Study of the Prose Lancelot. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1986.

Kibler, William W., ed. The Lancelot-Grail Cycle: Text and Transformations. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1994.

Knepper, Wendy. "Theme and Thesis in Le Chevalier de la Charrete." Arthuriana 6.2 (Summer 1996): 54-68.

Knight, Stephen. Arthurian Literature and Society. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1983. [treats both medieval and modern versions--see below]

Lacy, Norris J. The Craft of Chrétien de Troyes: An Essay on Narrative Art. Leiden: Brill, 1980.

Lacy, Norris J., Douglas Kelly, and Keith Busby, eds. The Legacy of Chrétien de Troyes. 2 vols. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1987-88.

Lagorio, Valerie M., and Mildred Leake Day, eds. King Arthur Through the Ages. 2 vols. New York: Garland, 1990. [treats both medieval and modern versions--see below]

Lambert, Mark. Malory: Style and Vision in Le Morte Darthur.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1975.

Littleton, Scott, and Linda Malcor. From Scythia to Camelot: A Radical Reassessment of the Legends of King Arthur, the Knights of the Round Table, and the Holy Grail. New York: Garland, 1994.

Loomis, Roger Sherman, ed. Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages: A Collaborative History. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959; 2nd edition, 1961.

Loomis, Roger Sherman. The Development of Arthurian Romance. New York: Harper and Row, 1963.

Lumiansky, R.M. Malory's Originality. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1963.

McCarthy, Terence. An Introduction to Malory. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1991.

MacDonald, Aileen A. The Figure of Merlin in the Thirteenth Century French Romance. New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1990.

McDonald, William C. "Wolfram's Grail." Arthuriana 8.1 (Spring 1998): 22-34.

Maddox, Donald. The Arthurian Romances of Chrétien de Troyes: Once and Future Fictions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.

Mahoney, Dhira B. "Hermits in Malory's Morte Darthur: The Fiction and the Reality." Arthurian Interpretations 2.1 (Fall 1987): 1-26.

Mandel, Jerome. "Elements in the Charrette World: The Father-Son Relationship." Modern Philology 62 (1964): 97-104.

Mandel, Jerome. "Proper Behavior in Chretien's Charrette: The Host-Guest Relationship." The French Review 48 (1975): 683-89.

Mathewson, Jeanne T. "Sir Gawain and the Medieval School of Comedy." Arthurian Interpretations 15.2 (Spring 1984): 42-52.

McFarland, Timothy. "The Emergence of the German Grail Romance: Wolfram von Eschenbach, Parzival." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 54-68.

Meister, Peter. "Arthurian Literature as a Distorted Model of Christianity." Quondam et Futurus 1.2 (Summer 1991): 32-43.

Merrill, Malory and the Cultural Crisis of the Late Middle Ages.  (1987)

Mickel, Emanuel J., Jr. Marie de France. New York: Twayne, 1974.

Moorman, Charles. Unity of Malory's Morte Darthur (1965)

Morris, Rosemary. The Character of King Arthur in Medieval Literature. Cambridge: D.S. D.S. Brewer, 1982.

Murphy, G. Ronald. Gemstone of Paradise: The Holy Grail in Wolfram's Parzival. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.

Nickel, Helmut. "Why Was the Green Knight Green?" Arthurian Interpretations 2.2 (Spring 1988): 58-64.

Noble, Peter S. Love and Marriage in Chrétien de Troyes. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1982.

Owen, D.D.R., ed. Arthurian Romance: Seven Essays. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1971.

Parins, Marylyn.  Sir Thomas Malory, the Critical Heritage. London; New York: Routledge, 1995.

Peters, Edward. The Shadow King: Rex Inutilis in Medieval Law and Literature. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1970.

Phillips, Graham, and Martin Keatman. King Arthur: The True Story.  London: Century Random House, 1992.

Pickens, Rupert, ed. The Sower and His Seed: Essays on Chrétien de Troyes. Lexington: French Forum, 1983.

Pigott, Stuart. "The Sources of Geoffrey of Monmouth." Antiquity 15 (1941).

Poag, James F. Wolfram von Eschenbach.  New York: Twayne, 1972.

Pochoda, Elizabeth.  Arthurian Propaganda: Le Morte Darthur as an Historical Ideal of Life.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1971

Poggioli, Renato. "Paolo and Francesca," PMLA, LXXII, 3 (June 1957). rptd. in Dante: 20th Century Views, ed. John Freccero. {deals with the relationship of the Arthurian tale to the suffering couple in Inferno.}

Ranawake, Silvia. "The Emergence of German Arthurian Romance: Hartmann von Aue and Ulrich von Zatzikhoven." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 38-53.

Ricciardi, Marc. "'Se What I Shall Do as for My Trew Parte': Fellowship and Fortitude in Malory's 'Noble Tale of King Arthur and the Emperor Lucius.'" Arthuriana 11 (2) Summer 2001: 20-31.

Riddy, Felicity. Sir Thomas Malory. Leiden and New York: Brill, 1987.

Rider, Jeff. "The Perpetual Enigma of Chétien's Grail Episode." Arthuriana 8.1 (Spring 1998): 6-21.

Ringel, Faye J. "Pluto's Kitchen: The Initiation of Sir Gareth." Arthurian Interpretations 1.2 (Spring 1987): 29-38.

Robertson, D.W., Jr. "The Concept of Courtly Love as an Impediment to the Understanding of Medieval Texts." In The Meaning of Courtly Love. F.X. Newman, ed. Albany: SUNY Press, 1968, pp. 1-18.

Robertson, D.W., Jr. "Some Medieval Terminology with Special Reference to Chrétien de Troyes." Studies in Philology 48 (1951): 669-92.

Robertson, D.W., Jr. "The Subject of the De Amore of Andreas Capellanus." Modern Philology 50 (1953): 145-161.

Rossignol, Rosalyn. "The Holiest Vessel: Maternal Aspects of the Grail." Arthuriana 5.1 (Spring 1995): 52-61.

Sacker, Hugh D. An Introduction to Wolfram's Parzival. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1963.

Samples, Susann. "Guinevere: A Re-Appraisal." Arthurian Interpretations 3.2 (Spring 1989): 106-18.

Saunders, Corinne J. The Forest of Medieval Romance: Avernus, Broceliande, Arden. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1993.

Shichtman, Martin B., and James Carley, eds. Culture and the King: the Social Implications of the Arthurian Legend. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1994.

Shirt, David J. "Chrétien's Charette and Its Critics, 1964-74." Modern Language Review 73 (1978): 38-50.

Shirt, David J. "How Much of the Lion Can We Put Before the Cart?" French Studies 31 (1977): 1-17.

Shirt, David J. "Le Chevalier de la Charette: A World Upside Down?" Modern Language Review 76 (1981): 811-822.

Sklar, Elizabeth S. "Adventure and the Spiritual Semantics of Malory's Tale of the Sankgreal." Arthurian Interpretations 2.2 (Spring 1988): 34-46.

Sleeth, Charles R. "Gawain's Judgment Day." Arthuriana 4.2 (Summer 1994): 175-83.

Spearing, Anthony C. The Gawain-Poet.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970.

Spearing, Anthony C. "Public and Private Spaces in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight." Arthuriana 4.2 (Summer 1994): 138-45.

Stanley, E.G. "Layamon's Antiquarian Sentiments." Medium AEvum 38 (1969): 23-37.

Sterling-Hellenbrand, Alexandra. "Women on the Edge in Parzival: A Study of the 'Grail Women.'" Quondam et Futurus 3.2 (Summer 1993): 56-68.

Stone, Gregory L. "Chrétien de Troyes and Cultural Materialism." Arthuriana 6.2 (Summer 1996): 69-87.

Sturges, Robert S. "Chrétien de Troyes in English Translation: A Guide to the Issues." Arthuriana 4.3 (Fall 1994): 205-23.

Surles, Robert L. "Mark of Cornwall: Noble, Ignoble, Ignored." Arthurian Interpretations 3.2 (Spring 1989): 60-75.

Takamiva, Toshiyuki and Derek Brewer, eds.  Aspects of Malory. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1981.

Thomas, Alfred. "King Arthur and His Round Table in the Culture of Medieval Bohemia and in Medieval Czech Literature." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 249-56.

Thompson, Raymond H. "Morgause of Orkney, Queen of Air and Darkness." Quondam et Futurus 3.1 (Spring 1993): 1-13.

Topsfield, L.T. Chrétien de Troyes: A Study of the Arthurian Romances. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.

Vinaver, Eugene. Form and Meaning in Medieval Romance. Leeds: Maney, 1966.

Vinaver, Eugene. "Landmarks in Arthurian Literature." The Expansion and Transformations of Courtly Literature. Ed. Nathaniel B. Smith and Joseph T. Snow. Athens, GA: U. of Georgia Press, 1980, 17-31.

Vinaver, Eugene. Malory.  Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1929.

Vinaver, Eugene. The Rise of Romance. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971.

Wheeler, Bonnie, ed. Arthurian Studies in Honour of P.J.C. Field. Cambridge : D.S. Brewer, 2004.

Wheeler, Bonnie, Robert L. Kindrik, and Michael Salda, eds. The Malory Debate: Essays on the Texts of Le Morte Darthur. Cambridge, England: Derek Brewer, 2000.

Withrington, John. "'He Telleth The Number of the Stars; He Calleth Them All by Their Names': The Lesser Knights of Sir Thomas Malory's Morte Darthur." Quondam et Futurus 3.4 (Winter 1993): 17-27.

Zimmer, H. The King and the Corpse. Princeton: Bollingen, 1956.

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Studies of Arthurian Legend in Modern Literature and Culture

Baetzhold, Howard G. "'The Autobiography of Sir Robert Smith of Camelot': Mark Twain's Original Plan for A Connecticut Yankee." American Literature 32.4 (Jan. 1961): 456-61.

Baetzhold, Howard G. "The Course of Composition of A Connecticut Yankee: A Reinterpretation." American Literature 33.2 (May 1961): 195-214.

Bartocci, Clara. "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court." In Medieval and Pseudo-Medieval Literature: The J. A. W. Bennett Memorial Lectures, Perugia, 1982-1983. Piero Boitani and Anna Torti, eds. Tübingen: Gunter Narr, 1984, pp. 161-80.

Berkove, Lawrence. "A Connecticut Yankee: A Serious Hoax." Essays in Arts and Sciences 19 (1990): 28-44.

Boyd, David L. "Tennyson's Camelot Revisited: An Augustinian Approach to the Idylls" in The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 163-174.

Brewer, Elisabeth. T. H. White's The Once and Future King. Cambridge [England]: Brewer; Rochester,  N.Y.: Boydell & D.S. Brewer, 1993.

Bulger, Thomas. "Mark Twain's Ambivalent Utopianism." Studies in American Fiction 17 (1989): 235-42.

Carley, James P. "Polydore Vergil and John Leland on King Arthur: The Battle of the Books." Arthurian Interpretations 15.2 (Spring 1984): 86-100.

Dalrymple, Scott. "Just War, Pure and Simple: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court and the American Civil War" American Literary Realism 29 (Fall 1996): 1-11.

Fries, Maureen. "What Tennyson Really Did to Malory's Women." Quondam et Futurus 1.1 (Spring 1991): 44-55.

Girouard, Mark. Return to Camelot: Chivalry and the English Gentleman. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1981.

Gray, James Martin. Thro' the Vision of the Night: A Study of Source, Evolution and Structure in Tennyson's Idylls of the King. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1980.

Gribben, Alan. "'The Master Hand of Old Malory': Mark Twain's Acquaintance with Le Morte d'Arthur." English Language Notes 16 (1978): 32-40.

Haghofer, Natascha U. The Fall of Arthur's Kingdom: A Study of Tennyson's The Holy Grail. Salzburg; Oxford: University of Salzburg, 1997.

Hopkirk, Susan. "The Return of the King: Arthur in Canada." Pioneering North America: Mediators of European Culture and Literature. Klaus Martens, ed. and preface) Andreas Hau, ed. Wurzburg, Germany: Konigshausen & Neumann, 2000. 184-92.

Hughes, Linda K. "All That Makes a Man": Tennyson's Idylls of the King as a Primer for Modern Gentlemen." Arthurian Interpretations 1.1 (Fall 1986): 54-63.

Kenney, Alice P. "Yankees in Camelot: The Democratization of Chivalry in James Russell Lowell, Mark Twain, and Edwin Arlington Robinson." Studies in Medievalism 1.2 (Spring 1982): 73-78.

Kim, Jongsoon. "Mark Twain's Ambivalence Toward Progress: A Study of Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court." The Journal of English and Literature 36.4 (1990): 643-657.

Knight, Stephen. Arthurian Literature and Society. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1983. [treats both medieval and modern versions--see above]

Lacy, Norris J. "From Medieval to Post-Modern: The Arthurian Quest in France." South Atlantic Review. 65 (2) Spring 2000: 114-33.

Lagorio, Valerie M., and Mildred Leake Day, eds. King Arthur Through the Ages. 2 vols. New York: Garland, 1990. [treats both medieval and modern versions--see above]

Kordecki, Lesley C. "Twain's Critique of Malory's Romance: Forma tractandi and A Connecticut Yankee." Nineteenth-Century Literature 41.3 (Dec. 1986): 329-48.

Lupack, Alan. "Merlin in America." Arthurian Interpretations 1.1 (Fall 1986): 64-74.

Machann, Clinton. "Tennyson's King Arthur and the Violence of Manliness." Victorian Poetry 38 (2) Summer 2000: 199-226.

Moorman, Charles. "'Yet Some Men Say . . . that Kynge Arthure Ys Nat Ded.'" In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 188-199. (essay on contemporary American Arthurian literature)

Muller, Ulrich, and Werner Wunderlich. "The Modern Reception of the Arthurian Legend." The Arthur of the Germans: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval German and Dutch Literature. W. H. Jackson and S. A. Ranawake, eds. Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 2000. 303-23.

Parins, Marylyn Jackson. "Malory's Expurgators." In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 144-162.

Peyton, Henry Hall, III. "Wagner and the Arthurian Legend." Arthuriana 11 (1) Spring 2001: 93-107.

Rowe, John Carlos. "How the Boss Played the Game: Twain's Critique of Imperialism in A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court." In The Cambridge Companion to Mark Twain. Forrest Robinson, ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995, pp. 175-92.

Sandler, Florence Field. "Family Romance in The Once and Future King." Quondam et Futurus 2.2 (Summer 1992): 73-80.

Simpson, Roger. Camelot Regained: The Arthurian Revival and Tennyson, 1800-1849. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1990.

Sloane, Patricia. "Richard Wagner's Arthurian Sources, Jessie L. Weston, and T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land." Arthuriana 11 (1) Spring 2001: 30-53.

Staines, David. Tennyson's Camelot: The Idylls of the King and Its Medieval Sources. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1982.

Stephenson, Will, and Mimosa Stephenson. "Proto-Modernism in Tennyson's 'The Holy Grail.'" Quondam et Futurus 2.4 (Winter 1992): 49-55.

Swinburne, Algernon. "Under the Microscope." In Swinburne Replies: Notes on Poems and Reviews. Syracuse, N.Y : Syracuse University Press, 1966 [criticizes Tennyson for distorting and debasing the Arthurian legend in his Idylls, in order to pander to mid-Victorian prudery and sentimentality]

Taylor, Beverly and Elisabeth Brewer.  The Return of King Arthur: British and American  Arthurian Literature Since 1900.  Cambridge [Cambrideshire]: D.S. Brewer; Totowa, N.J.: Barnes & Noble, 1983.

Thompson, Raymond H. The Return from Avalon: A Study of the Arthurian Legend in Modern Fiction. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1985.

Wilson, Robert H. "Malory in the Connecticut Yankee." University of Texas Studies in English 27 (1948): 185-205.

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Studies of Arthurian Legend in Art, Film, and Music

Beatie, Bruce. "Arthurian Films and Arthurian Texts: Problems of Reception and Comprehension." Arthurian Interpretations 2.2 (Spring 1988): 65-78.

Burns, E. Jane. "Nostalgia isn't what it used to be. . . ." In Shadows of the Magic Lamp: Fantasy and Science Fiction in Film. George Slusser and Eric Rabkin, eds. Carbondale, Ill.: Southern Illinois University Press, 1985.

Harty, Kevin. Cinema Arthuriana: Essays on Arthurian Film. New York: Garland, 1991.

Harty, Kevin J. "Looking for Arthur in All the Wrong Places: A Note on M. Night Shyamalan's The Sixth Sense." Arthuriana. 10 (4) Winter 2000: 57-62.

Lacy, Norris J. "Arthurian Film and the Tyranny of Tradition." Arthurian Interpretations 4.1 (Fall 1989): 75-85.

Loomis, Roger Sherman, and Laura Hibbard Loomis. Arthurian Legends in Medieval Art. London: Oxford University Press, 1938.

Mancoff, Debra. "'An ancient idea of Chivalric greatness': The Arthurian Revival and Victorian History Painting." In The Arthurian Tradition: Essays in Convergence. Mary Flowers Braswell and John Bugge, eds. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 1988, pp. 127-143.

Mancoff, Debra. The Arthurian Revival in Victorian Art. New York: Garland, 1990.

Nitze, W.A. Arthurian Romance and Modern Poetry and Music. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 1940.

Scherer, Margaret. King Arthur in Art and Literature. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1945; rpt. 1974.

Whitaker, Muriel. "The Arthurian Art of David Jones." Arthuriana 7.3 (Fall 1997): 137-156.

Whitaker, Muriel A. Legends of King Arthur in Art. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1990.

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