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The Legend Of Sir Perceval: Studies Upon Its Origin Development And Position In The Arthurian Cycle

Jessie L. Weston

The Legend of Sir Perceval is a scholarly book by Jessie L. Weston that explores the origins, development, and place of the legend of Sir Perceval in the Arthurian cycle. The book provides a comprehensive analysis of the story of Sir Perceval, one of the most important knights of the Round Table, and his quest for the Holy Grail. Weston examines the various versions of the legend, tracing its evolution from its early Celtic roots to its later Christianized form. She also explores the themes and motifs that are central to the legend, such as the quest for spiritual enlightenment, the importance of chivalry and honor, and the struggle between good and evil. The book is a valuable resource for scholars and students of Arthurian literature, as well as anyone interested in the history and mythology of the Middle Ages.Two Volumes In One.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 740
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.63in - 2.35lb
  • EAN: 9781428611603
  • Categories: Folklore & MythologyPoetryEurope - Medieval