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By Thelma S. Fenster,Norris J. Lacy,Thelma Fenster

that includes 3 unique and 14 vintage essays, this quantity examines literary representations of ladies in Arthuriana and the way ladies artists have considered them. The essays talk about the feminine characters in Arthurian legend, medieval and glossy readers of the legend, glossy critics and the fashionable ladies writers who've recast the Arthurian inheritance, and eventually girls visible artists who've used the cloth of the Arthurian tale. the entire essays focus interpretation on a feminine writer and the paintings. This assortment includes a priceless bibliography of fabric dedicated to girl characters in Arthurian literature.

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