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Arthurian torso

Charles Williams

Arthurian torso

containing the posthumous fragment of The figure of Arthur

by Charles Williams

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published 1948; reprinted 1969.

Other titlesThe figure of Arthur.
Statementby Charles Williams and a commentary on The Arthurian Poems of Charles Williams by C. S. Lewis
ContributionsLewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963
The Physical Object
Pagination199, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26572371M

txt Arthurian Torso, text ebook Arthurian Torso, adobe reader Arthurian Torso, chapter 2 Arthurian Torso, Arthurian Torso ed Arthurian Torso Free Listening On SoundCloud I M Just A Guy I Play All The Instruments Mostly Bass Guitars And Do All The Singing And Screaming I M Not Very Good You Should Probably Find Something Else To Listen To Arth/5(). Arthurian Torso, by Charles Williams and C. S. Lewis “I begin then by considering these ‘Arthuriana’ as a book of wisdom — a book that makes consciousness. If I say that in this respect it seems to me unequalled in modern imaginative literature, I am not merely recording the fact that many of Williams’ doctrines appear to me to be true.

Sheet1 #,Year,Book,Category (Genre),Notes,Pages 1,,Spirits in Bondage: a Cycle of Lyrics,Essays, Poetry, Letters,First published book. Poetry. Published under.   B. Charles Williams: Taliessin through Logres () and The Region of the Summer Stars (), The Figure of Arthur, in Arthurian Torso, along with C.S. Lewis's commentary on Williams's Arthurian poetry, (). C. T.H. White: The Once and Future King () & The Book of Merlyn ().

This book contains The Figure of Arthur, a posthumous fragment by Charles Williams and a commentary on the Arthurian Poems of Charles Williams by C. S. , New York, Toronto: Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press, First edition. Br Hooper Dark red cloth boards with gold text on the spine. Top edge stained red. Arthurian Writers: A Biographical Encyclopedia. Ed. Laura Cooner Lambdin and Robert Thomas Lambdin. mentions his friendship with Williams and indicates that his essay in Arthurian Torso is a commentary on Williams’s cycle of Arthurian poems. who will then be guided to deeper levels of study by the book’s excellent bibliographies.


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Arthurian Torso book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Arthurian Torso: Containing the Posthumous fragment of the Figure of Arthur by Charles Williams and A Commentary on the Arthurian Poems of Charles Williams by C.S.

Lewis. OXFORD: HARDBACK in JACKET. C.S. LEWIS (29 November. Arthurian Torso: Containing the Posthumous Fragment of the Figure of Arthur & a Commentary on the Arthurian Poems [Charles Williams, C.S. Lewis] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Arthurian Torso: Containing the Posthumous Fragment of the Figure of Arthur & a Commentary on the Arthurian Poems5/5(1).

Arthurian Torso. This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: The Works of Charles Williams () Book Details. Title: This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free.

You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it. "Taliessin through Logres" and "The Region of the Summer Stars" are two collections of poems written by Charles Williams and based on the Arthurian legend.

They are written from the perspective of Taliessin, the court poet of Camelot, and /5. Taliessin through Logres, The Region of the Summer Stars, and Arthurian Torso on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(5).

ARTHURIAN TORSO. CONTAINING THE POSTHUMOUS FRAGMENT OF THE FIGURE OF ARTHUR. by CHARLES WILLIAMS. AND. A COMMENTARY ON THE ARTHURIAN POEMS OF CHARLES WILLIAMS.

by C. LEWIS Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. Geoffrey Cumberlege OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS London New York Toronto Charles Williams is a poet first and a theologian second -- I found his "Arthurian Torso" much less useful than the poems themselves for understanding his thought.

It was a little bit chilling to reread them after reading "Letters to Lalage" -- Taliessin's interactions with the female slave in particular took on a darker cast that CW perhaps Cited by: 1.

This is an excellent book for anyone interested in the origins of the Arthurian myths or in Williams's collections of Arthurian poems. The first section, which discusses the history of the myth of King Arthur is interesting and informative.

The only drawback is that the writer died before he could finish it.4/5(1). King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table by Roger Lancelyn Green is a retelling of the King Arthur stories for children.

The stories follow many years in the course of the Kingdom of Logres from Merlin’s creation of the round table to the downfall of the kingdom due to the relationship between Launcelot and Guinevere (which is dealt Cited by:   Arthurian Torso is a technical book of literary criticism and no pleasure cruise save for those readers who take pleasure in such fare.

The Williams fragment will be readable and interesting to those who have an interest in King Arthur. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Williams, Charles, Arthurian torso. London, New York, Oxford Univ.

Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Williams, Charles, Arthurian torso. London ; New York: Oxford Univ.

Press, (OCoLC) Read this book on Questia. When Charles Williams died in he left two works unfinished. One was a long lyric cycle on the Arthurian legend of which two instalments had already appeared under the titles of Taliessin through Logres () and The Region of the Summer Stars ().

Charles Walter Stansby Williams (20 September – 15 May ) was a British poet, novelist, playwright, theologian, literary critic, and member of the Inklings. 1 Early life and education. 2 Personal life. Literary criticism. Other works. 8 External links. Early life and education.

Williams was born in London inthe only Born: Charles Walter Stansby Williams, 20 SeptemberLondon, England. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Together they make up the book Arthurian Torso (). Williams and Lewis are not the only ones to leave Arthuriana incomplete. J.R.R. Tolkien began an epic poem in Old English style alliterative verse called The Fall of Arthur. Last year Christopher Tolkien published the poem and a few chapters of commentary.

King Arthur was a legendary British leader who, according to medieval histories and romances, led the defence of Britain against Saxon invaders in the late 5th and early 6th centuries. The details of Arthur's story are mainly composed of folklore and literary invention, and modern historians generally agree that he is unhistorical.

The Arthurian ball started rolling when a monk wrote Historia Brittonum for a Welsh king. This early history book of England and Wales mentions Arthur, and then Geoffrey of Monmouth took the stories and added his own flourishes in Historia Regum Britanniae around External links.

Rodney Parish's Arthurian Comics List, Rodney Parrish.; Camelot In Four Colors: A Survey of the Arthurian Legend in Comics, Alan Stewart.; Camelot and Beyond: An Annotated Listing of Arthurian Comic Books Published in the United States c. (Revised Edition, May ), Michael Torregrossa, part of The Arthuriana/Camelot Project Bibliographies.

The Arthurian legend features many characters, including the Knights of the Round Table and members of King Arthur's names often differ from version to version and from language to language. The following is a list of characters with descriptions. The symbol indicates a Knight of the Round media: Bibliography, List of works.The Paperback of the Taliessin Through Logres, The Region of the Summer Stars, and Arthurian Torso by Charles Williams, C.

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