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The Age of Chivalry

or, King Arthur and his Knights

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Author: Thomas Bulfinch
Published: 1858
Language: English
Wordcount: 118,602 / 337 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.1
LoC Category: AG
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 12,698
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Origin: gutenberg.org

The Bulfinch version of myth, published for genteel Americans just as the first studies of mythography were appearing in Germany, presents the myths in their literary versions, without unnecessary violence, sex, psychology or ethnographic information. -- Wikipedia

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attle with Sir Launcelot XV. The Round Table XVI. Sir Palamedes XVII. Sir Tristram XVIII. Perceval XIX. The Sangreal, or Holy Graal XX. The Sangreal (Continued) XXI. The Sangreal (Continued) XXII. Sir Agrivain's Treason XXIII. Morte d'Arthur

THE MABINOGEON

Introductory Note I. The Britons II. The Lady of the Fountain III. The Lady of the Fountain (Continued) IV. The Lady of the Fountain (Continued) V. Geraint, the Son of Erbin VI. Geraint, the Son of Erbin (Continued) VII. Geraint, the Son of Erbin (Continued) VIII. Pwyll, Prince of Dyved IX. Branwen, the Daughter of Llyr X. Manawyddan XI. Kilwich and Olwen XII. Kilwich and Olwen (Continued) XIII. Taliesin

HERO MYTHS OF THE BRITISH RACE

Beowulf Cuchulain, Champion of Ireland Hereward the Wake Robin Hood

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KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS

CHAPTER I

INTRODUCTION

On the decline of the Roman power, about five centuries after Christ, the countries

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