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Sovereign fantasies Arthurian romance and the making of Britain by Patricia Clare Ingham

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
  • Arthurian romances -- History and criticism,
  • Literature and history -- Great Britain -- History -- To 1500,
  • Historical fiction, English -- History and criticism,
  • National characteristics, British, in literature,
  • Romances, English -- History and criticism,
  • Kings and rulers in literature,
  • Britons in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index.

StatementPatricia Clare Ingham.
SeriesThe Middle Ages series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR328 .I54 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6796058M
ISBN 100812236009
LC Control Number00066966

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