The Winchester Malory
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Published by Published for the Early English Text Society by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesLe morte d"Arthur.
Statement/ with an introduction by N. R. Ker.
SeriesS.S. / Early English Text Society -- no. 4., SS (Early English Text Society) -- 4.
ContributionsKer, N. R.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 484 leaves of facsimiles ;
Number of Pages484
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14138995M

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  Le Morte d'Arthur was first published in by William Caxton and is today one of the best-known works of Arthurian literature in English. Until the discovery of the Winchester Manuscript in , the edition was considered the earliest known text of Le Morte d'Arthur and that closest to Malory's translation and : CreateSpace Publishing. Winchester - Introduction. The British Library Additional Manuscript , known as 'The Winchester Manuscript', is the earliest surviving version of Le Morte Darthur, copied by two professional scribes sometime between and The greatest English version of the stories of King Arthur, Le Morte Darthur was completed in by Sir Thomas Malory, `knight prisoner'. This generously annotated edition, in a new abridgement by Helen Cooper based on the Winchester manuscript, represents what Malory wrote more closely than the first version printed by William Caxton.5/5(1). In the late s, American novelist John Steinbeck began work on an Arthurian novel that, although never completed, was published after his death as The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights (). Because Steinbeck wanted to base his retelling of Malory’s Morte D’Arthur on the Winchester manuscript, he contacted the world’s foremost expert on the manuscript—Vinaver.

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