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An Arthurian Reader Selections from Arthurian Legend, Scholarships and Story by John Matthews

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Published by Harpercollins .
Written in English


  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • History and criticism,
  • Nonfiction,
  • History: World,
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Collected works,
  • Arthur,,
  • Arthurian romances,
  • King

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages352
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Open LibraryOL8263939M
ISBN 100850307783
ISBN 109780850307788

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