Morte d’Arthur, Le

Morte d’Arthur, Le
 Not La. Fifteenth-century prose narrative by Thomas Malory relating the legend of King Arthur.

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  • Morte d'Arthur — Morte d Arthur, Le the Death of Arthur; a book by Sir Thomas Malory, written in the 15th century, which describes the life of King ↑Arthur →↑Arthurian Legend …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Morte d'Arthur, Le —    by Sir Thomas Malory (ca. 1469–1470)    Beside CHAUCER’s CANTERBURY TALES, Le Morte d Arthur is perhaps the most enduringly popular of all English texts written in the Middle Ages, and it is certainly the most famous of all English treatments… …   Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • Morte d’Arthur — The misnamed printed version of Sir Thomas Malory’s The Whole Book of King Arthur and of His Noble Knights of the Round Table, completed between 1469 70. Caxton issued his printed version in 1485, part of his effort to re establish romantic… …   Medieval glossary

  • Morte d’Arthur — stories about the life of King Arthur, written by Thomas Malory around 1470 when he was in prison, and printed by Caxton in 1485. It is considered to be the first great work of English prose. * * * …   Universalium

  • Le Morte d’Arthur — ➡ Morte d’Arthur * * * …   Universalium

  • Morte d'Arthur — /mɔt ˈdaθə/ (say mawt dahthuh) noun a compilation and translation of French Arthurian romances made by Sir Thomas Malory, fl. 1470, English author, and printed by Caxton in 1485 …  

  • Le Morte d'Arthur — The Last Sleep of Arthur in Avalon (begun 1881), detail, by Edward Burne Jones (d. 1898), greatly influenced by Le Morte d Arthur throughout his career. Le Morte d Arthur (originally spelled Le Morte Darthur, Middle French for the death of Arthur …   Wikipedia

  • Le Morte d'Arthur — Erste Seite aus William Caxton s Ausgabe von Malorys Le Morte Darthur (London: 1485). Transkription. Le Morte Darthur (korrumpiert französisch für Le Morte d Arthur, dt. Arthurs Tod) ist Sir …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Le Morte d'Arthur — Détail de Le dernier sommeil d Arthur, peinture de Edward Burne Jones Le Morte d Arthur (s écrivant Le Morte Darthur, sans apostrophe, pour la première édition et pour certaines éditions modernes), qui signifie « la mort d Arthur » en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Morte d'Arthur — /leuh mawrt dahr theuhr/ a compilation and translation of French Arthurian romances by Sir Thomas Malory, printed by Caxton in 1485. Also, Le Morte Darthur. * * * Le Morte d’Arthur [Le Morte dArthur] stories about the life of King Arthur, written …   Useful english dictionary

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