HIGH HISTORY OF THE HOLY GRAIL HIGH HISTORY OF THE HOLY GRAIL

HIGH HISTORY OF THE HOLY GRAIL

Šifra artikla: 296567
Isbn: 9780227678916
he substance of the tale of King Arthur and the Holy Grail has in one form or another intrigued men and women for well nigh a thousand years, not only in Britain but throughout the world. Nothing, it would appear, can kill the Arthurian saga.

Generation after generation has been inspired and entertained by the legends of the Hero-King, his Knights of the Round Table, the reputed visit of Joseph of Arimathea, the mysterious coming of the Holy Grail, and the planting of the Holy Thorn. The original "Book of the Grail" was written in the early 13th Century, although only fragments of the original manuscript survive. This book is a translation of the first volume of "Perceval le Gallois ou le conte du Graal", compiled in 1866 from a 16th Century transcript of the original, and is the most complete version of the Grail story. Sebastian Evans' rendering of the tale captures the high cadences of Medieval Romance, and is an essential addition to the library of anyone who shares the continuing fascination with this most enduring of legends. This is the book featured in the Terry Gilliam film "The Fisher King" (1991), starring Jeff Bridges and Robin Williams.
  • NSZ
0+ komada na lageru
Sačuvajte u listi želja
Pomoć
he substance of the tale of King Arthur and the Holy Grail has in one form or another intrigued men and women for well nigh a thousand years, not only in Britain but throughout the world. Nothing, it would appear, can kill the Arthurian saga.

Generation after generation has been inspired and entertained by the legends of the Hero-King, his Knights of the Round Table, the reputed visit of Joseph of Arimathea, the mysterious coming of the Holy Grail, and the planting of the Holy Thorn. The original "Book of the Grail" was written in the early 13th Century, although only fragments of the original manuscript survive. This book is a translation of the first volume of "Perceval le Gallois ou le conte du Graal", compiled in 1866 from a 16th Century transcript of the original, and is the most complete version of the Grail story. Sebastian Evans' rendering of the tale captures the high cadences of Medieval Romance, and is an essential addition to the library of anyone who shares the continuing fascination with this most enduring of legends. This is the book featured in the Terry Gilliam film "The Fisher King" (1991), starring Jeff Bridges and Robin Williams.

Ostavi komentar

Trenutno nema komentara

Slični proizvodi

A potent pantheon of gods, heroes engaged in epic battles, fearsome mythical creatures and...
2.549,15 RSD
2.999,00 RSD
Part of the Oxford People series, Myths & Legends brings together the principal mythologie...
1.589,50 RSD
1.870,00 RSD
The gods, heroes and legends of Greek mythology and their Roman interpretations are as fas...
340,00 RSD
400,00 RSD
Discover the world's greatest myths and legends - from Greek mythology to Norse mythology ...
2.720,85 RSD
3.201,00 RSD
Sail through these fifty 30-second legends to discover what Hercules did to deserve his...
1.309,00 RSD
1.540,00 RSD
This handy guide to the Greek and Roman Myths brings classical mythology to life. Written ...
2.019,60 RSD
2.376,00 RSD
More than 80 classic myths retold and explained, from early creation beliefs to classical ...
2.795,65 RSD
3.289,00 RSD
Who were the Norse gods – the mighty Æsyr, led by Óðinn, and the mysterious Vanir? In T...
2.028,95 RSD
2.387,00 RSD
Pomoć
string(0) ""
string(0) ""