Scholarship and Popular Culture in the Nineteenth Century

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Companion to Arthurian Literature|A Companion to Arthurian Lit.
Place of PublicationMaldon and Oxford
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 9 Mar 2009


  • Antiquarian rediscovery of romance
  • Arthurian expansion in the later nineteenth century
  • Arthurian romance - after Renaissance
  • Eglinton Tournament of 1839 - understanding of the Middle Ages
  • Malory edition - most curious, amusing, and scarce
  • Robert Southey - 1817 edition of Malory, admitting the ferocious spirit of the times
  • The True Sense and Practice of Chivalry, appearing after Digby's conversion to Catholicism in 1825

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