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A guidebook to Arthurian Britain

Geoffrey Ashe

A guidebook to Arthurian Britain

by Geoffrey Ashe

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Published by Aquarian Press in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Arthur, King -- Homes and haunts -- Great Britain.,
    • Historic sites -- Great Britain -- Guidebooks.,
    • Arthurian romances -- Sources -- Guidebooks.,
    • Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Legends.,
    • Britons -- Monuments -- Guidebooks.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Celtic -- Guidebooks.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- To 1066.,
    • Great Britain -- Gazetteers.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Geoffrey Ashe ; line drawings by Ian Newsham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA152.5.A7 A795x 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3005817M
      ISBN 100850303087
      LC Control Number84673074
      OCLC/WorldCa11043998

      The shorter Best of England guidebook focuses on England's top destinations and sights, and is in full color. Both books are packed with hand-picked recommendations and Rick's travel advice and tips for saving time, money, and hassle. Should I get this Best of . John Matthew’s book of Arthurian stories for all ages is based both on the older Celtic world of the Dark Ages and the early medieval legends of Arthur The text is shimmeringly illustrated by renowned Russian artist Pavel Tartanikov whose luminous paintings of Arthur, Merlin and the seasonal landscapes of Britain reveal a new dimension to the Arthurian legends.

        All Those Nights in Camelot, and They Didn't Write a Guidebook and the waters are said by the abbey's guidebook to be radioactive. in his book, “The Quest for Arthur's Britain. It offers both historical facts and key discussions on Arthurian subjects, from post-Roman Britain to the most recent novels and films. There is a lengthy glossary of Arthurian characters, motifs, and places, a chronology of major historical and literary items, a guide to pronunciation, and a full s: 2.

      Penman's big, entertaining book paints King Richard III as a rather decent chap (one in a series of historical novels). The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry (Rachel Joyce, ). A man impetuously sets off on a walk across Britain to visit an old friend — and sees his country as never before. The Warden (Anthony Trollope, ). The first. Arthur's Britain assembles a wealth of information about the history of Arthur by delving into the shadowy period in which he lived. Drawing on evidence from written and archaeological sources, Leslie Alcock, who directed the famous excavation at Cadbury Castle in Somerset, England, sifts history from fiction to take us back to life between the /5(4).


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Written by the long-acknowledged Arthurian expert, Geoffrey Ashe, this Guidebook considers where the legend came from, and offers some radical suggestions.

It goes on to catalogue all the places and geographical features that figure in it, up and down Britain - those we can locate, and those that belong to romance or speculation.3/5(1).

Guidebook to Arthurian Britain by Geoffrey Ashe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at While the Best Of book covers fewer destinations in England than the Great Britain book, the complete Rick Steves England covers some English destinations not included in the Great Britain guidebook (Canterbury, Dover and southeast England, Brighton, Portsmouth, Dartmoor, Cornwall, Oxford, Blackpool, and some of North Yorkshire).

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Discover the best Arthurian Fantasy in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Myths, legends, and literary mysteries mix with maps, relics, and historical facts in The Discovery of King Arthur.

Scholars, students, and general readers of all ages have wondered—for centuries—about whether Britain was ever really ruled by an Arthur who held court at a place called Camelot. In this book, the distinguished scholar Geoffrey Ashe offers convincing proof that King Arthur 4/5(8).

The story of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table is one of Britain’s most enduring myths. Whether you seek the Round Table in Cumbria, Excalibur in Snowdonia or Arthur’s resting place in Glastonbury, nothing brings the legend to life like a visit to one of the many ancient sites across the country with links to his tale.

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Arthur High King of Britain is written after the legends of King Arthur and his Knights. Although this was the first time I was acquainted to this tale, I understood soon enough,that all who know the Arthurian Legends surely know about the heartbreaking and tragic love story that ensues during its /5(65).

A guide book or travel guide is "a book of information about a place designed for the use of visitors or tourists". It will usually include information about sights, accommodation, restaurants, transportation, and activities.

Maps of varying detail and historical and cultural information are often included. The Japanese anime Highschool DxD (, ), the Arthurian legend also plays an important factor in the series such as the Welsh Dragon, the White dragon and King Arthur's dual swords Excalibur and Caliburn, Merlin the wizard of Arthurian Legend was stated to be one of the most important pioneer of magic, two of the main.

Ashe, Geoffrey, Guidebook to Arthurian Britain (London: Longman's, ; London: Aquarian Press, ) Ashe, Geoffrey, The Discovery of King Arthur (Guild, London, ISBN N/A.) Provides convincing accounts of the historical roots of the legends and of who the original Arthur actually was.vii Preface This book collects together the academic and popular articles which have appeared on my ‘Arthurian Resources’ website – – since * It has been created in response to requests from readers for a print version of the site, in order to .List of Sources for The Arthurian Age.

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