a tale that has been handed down from generaton to generation among a people of a certain region
The Arthur Legend actually began as a group of ______________stories.
The Arthur legend may have been based on a warrior named _____________.
The warrior on which the Arthur legend may have been based lost his final battle and was buried in the city of ________________.
the name of the warrior was mis-translated by those examining the tomb
mistake that was made that led people to think they had found Arthur's body, when the tomb of the warrior on which the Arthur legend is probably based was discovered
A long verse narrative that tells the story of a hero who represents the values of a particular group of people.
In early versions of the Arthur legend, he supposedly had several unique powers. It was even rumored to have what amazing trait?
The name of the 1st scholarly writer in the Arthur legend
the 1st scholarly writer of the Arthur legend wrote a book called "The ____________of the Britons".
Geoffrey of Monmouth
the name of the 2nd scholarly writer in the Arthur legend
The name of the 1st "minor" writer of the Arthur legend who produced his works for his queen
The Round Table
1st "minor" writer in the Arthur legend introduced this concept to the legend for the first time
Chretien de Troyes
the name of the 2nd "minor" writer in the Arthur legend
the type of story the 2nd "minor" writer in the Arthur legend wrote about which became very popular in his time
English knight who became known as the "expert" writer of Arthurian legends
Malory's "Le Moret de Arthur"
Name of the book that has become the most popular version or collection of the Arthur legends
Malory focused on the sense of duty and ________________.
Malory was known for focusing on the___________________.
Modern version of the Arthur legend written by Mark Twain - "A __________ ____________ in King Arthur's Court
Writer known as the Arthurian expert writes about the love interest between Arthur and his queen ___________________.
One character mentioned in detail by the author considered to be the Arthurian expert is the magician named ________________.
The Holy Grail
The author considered to be the Arthurian expert writes about Arthur's quest for this object.
Four knights known as the "Grail Knights" are Gawain, Bedivere, Galahad and ________________.
The author known as the Arthurian expert does not focus on the ________behind the actions of the characters; he focuss on what they do.
Morgan Le Faye
Arthur's sister who supposedly has magical powers
Arthur's son who (in most versions) kills Arthur
Gareth, Gawain, Gaheris, Aggravayne
Arthur's sisters sons
name of the sword lodged in the stone
person whose sword Arthur was trying to replace when he pulls the sword out of the stones
how the person who attempts to pull the sword out of the stone was chosen
the Duke of Tintagil/Igrayne's husband
Merlin changed Uther's appearance to look like this person
Morgan Le Faye
leader of the witches who captures Lancelot
name of the evil knight who has captured several Round Table knights
trying to seelp with Lancelot
what Sir Belleus is most known for in the story
went with Lancelot on his quest for adventure
he had to choose on them to be his wife
what the queens who captured Lancelot ask in return for him being allowed to live
King Henry II
the tomb of the warrior on whom the Arthur legend was based was discovered by a group of excavators working for what king?
author known as the Arthurian expert is known for writing in a style that shows one segment of the story at a time; style is known as _______________.
The Lady of the Lake
the mysterious keeper of the Sword of Power according to the film clips seen in class
the masterpiece of the author known as the Arthurian expert was written from this location
The Once and Future King
title of the novel written by T. H. White based on the Arthur legend