Thomas Malory





Thomas Malory


Born
in The United Kingdom
December 14, 1415

Died
March 05, 1471


Sir Thomas Malory was a knight in the fifteenth century, who, while imprisoned, compiled the collection of tales we know as Le Morte D'Arthur, translating the legend of King Arthur from original French tales such as the Vulgate Cycle.

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Le Morte d'Arthur: King Art...

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King Arthur and His Knights...

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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol. 2

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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol. 1

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Complete Works

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The Romance of King Arthur ...

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King Arthur Collection

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Tales of King Arthur

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The Death of King Arthur

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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vols 1-2

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“The very purpose of a knight is to fight on behalf of a lady.”
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“We shall now seek that which we shall not find”
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“Yet some men say in many parts of England that King Arthur is not dead, but had by the will of our Lord Jesu into another place; and men say that he shall come again, and he shall win the holy cross.”
Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur

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