Love, betrayal, incest, adultery, idealism, chivalry, sorcerers, knights, Christians, Pagans. From the very beginning of its creation all the way to a modern feminist retelling, I’ve tried to collect the history of the Arthurian legend. Enjoy!
De Excidio Brittonum by Gildas (~540) [PDF]
History of the Kings of Britain by Geoffrey of Monmouth (~1136) [PDF]
Vita Merlini by Geoffrey of Monmouth (~1150) [PDF]
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (~1350)
Le Morte d’Arthur by Thomas Malory (1485)
The Prophecy of Merlin by Anne Bannerman (1802) [PDF]
Merlin and the Merlinian Poems by John Veitch (1888) [PDF]
The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley (1983) [PDF]
Related anthologies that have Arthurian legends in them:
[If any of the links are wrong or become broken, please let me know.]
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|—||me when i have no fucking idea what you just said (via zephyroh)|
And that my friends is all we have so far from Smaug, the Dragon Benedict Cumberbatch is voicing in the Hobbit
IS THAT COLIN???
That moment when you’re reading a fic and your OTP finally hooks up