King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table (Google eBook)

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Penguin UK, Aug 7, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 416 pages
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King Arthur is one of the greatest legends of all time. From the magical moment when Arthur releases the sword in the stone to the quest for the Holy Grail and the final tragedy of the Last Battle, Roger Lancelyn Green brings the enchanting world of King Arthur stunningly to life.

One of the greatest legends of all time, with an inspiring introduction by David Almond, award-winning author of Clay, Skellig, Kit's Wilderness and The Fire-Eaters.

  

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User Review  - greeniezona - LibraryThing

This was one of the books that I read aloud to Jefferson. But then someone else read him the last chapter and put it away, so I needed to go grab it and read the last chapter before I counted it. That ... Read full review

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User Review  - karlai - Goodreads

At first, it was just mindless killing and so on. After the romantic feelings of Lancelot to the Queen was depicted, the plot took to a whole new level where the Kind Arthur went downhill. Especially after the quest for the holy grail. read it and you will understand me. Read full review

Contents

THE COMING OF ARTHUR
The Two Swords
Balyn and Balan
The First Quest of the Round Table
THE KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
The First Quest of Sir Launcelot
Sir Gareth or The Knight of the Kitchen
How the Holy Grail Came to Camelot
The First Adventures of Sir Galahad
The Adventures of Sir Percivale
The Adventures of Sir Bors de Gannis
The Adventures of Sir Launcelot
How Launcelot and Gawain Came to Carbonek
The End of the Quest
Launcelot and Guinevere

Sir Tristrarn and the Fair lseult 5 Geraint and Enid
Sir Gawain and the Lady Ragnell
Sir Percivale of Wales
The Story of Launcelot and Elaine
THE QUEST OF THE HOLY GRAIL
The Plots of Sir Mordred
The Last Battle
Authors Note
AUTHOR FILE
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About the author (2008)

Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918 and lived in Oxford and at his family home in Cheshire, which the Greens had owned for more than 900 years. He loved storytelling and was fascinated by traditional fairy tales, myths and legends from around the world. He was a professional actor, a librarian and a teacher. His retellings include Egyptian, Greek and Norse legends, plus a retelling of Robin Hood. He also wrote many books for adults, including a biography of his friend C. S. Lewis, creator of the The Chronicles of Narnia. Roger Lancelyn Green died in 1987.

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