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ISBN 10 : 9781446546253
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ISBN 10 : 9780191517808
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ISBN 10 : 9781681952369
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ISBN 10 : 9781801700405
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Download The Delphi Edition of The Mabinogion - Complete Translation (Illustrated) PDF by Charlotte Guest Full Free and published by Delphi Classics. This book was released on 2022-06-02 with total page 1256 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: ‘The Mabinogion’ is a collection of tales that comprise the earliest British prose stories, which were compiled in Middle Welsh in the 12th to 13th centuries from earlier oral traditions. Based on mythology, folklore and heroic legends of King Arthur and his knights, the tales provide intriguing examples of the transmission of Celtic, Norman and French traditions in early romance. The finest of the tales are the four related stories known as the ‘Four Branches of the Mabinogi’, featuring stories of widely different types, offering drama, philosophy, romance, tragedy, fantasy and humour. This comprehensive eBook presents the complete translation of ‘The Mabinogion’, with illustrations, footnotes and informative introductions. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to ‘The Mabinogion’ * Concise introductions to each tale * Includes Charlotte Guest’s seminal translation, with Owen M. Edwards’ 1902 amended text and informative hyperlinked footnotes * Also includes Guest’s original detailed notes * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Fully illustrated with the 1877 edition’s original artwork Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Mabinogion Introduction by Charlotte Guest (1877) Three Welsh Romances Owain, or the Lady of the Fountain Peredur, the Son of Efrawg Geraint and Enid Four Branches of the Mabinogi Pwyll, Prince of Dyfed Branwen, Daughter of Llyr Manawydan, Son of Llyr Math, Son of Mathonwy Five Welsh Legends The Dream of Macsen Wledig Lludd and Llefelys Culhwch and Olwen The Dream of Rhonabwy The Tale of Taliesin Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks



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ISBN 10 : 9781473359536
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ISBN 10 : 9780520974661
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Download The Mabinogi and Other Medieval Welsh Tales PDF by Patrick K. Ford Full Free and published by Univ of California Press. This book was released on 2019-09-24 with total page 216 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The four stories that make up the Mabinogi, along with three additional tales from the same tradition, form this collection and compose the core of the ancient Welsh mythological cycle. Included are only those stories that have remained unadulterated by the influence of the French Arthurian romances, providing a rare, authentic selection of the finest works in medieval Celtic literature. This landmark edition translated by Patrick K. Ford is a literary achievement of the highest order.


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ISBN 10 : 0815314825
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ISBN 10 : 9781317519782
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Download The Mabinogi (Routledge Revivals) PDF by C. W. Sullivan III Full Free and published by Routledge. This book was released on 2020-03-27 with total page 388 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The purpose of this collection, which was first published in 1996, is to provide both an overview of the major critical approaches to the Four Branches of the Mabinogi and a selection of the best essays dealing with them. The essays examine the origins of the Mabinogion, comparative analyses, and structural and thematic interpretations. This book is ideal for students of literature and Medieval studies.