Thomas Malory





Thomas Malory

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born
in The United Kingdom
December 14, 1415

died
March 05, 1471

gender
male


About this author

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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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 22,389 ratings — published 1485 — 198 editions
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King Arthur and His Knights...
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 10,705 ratings — published 1860 — 21 editions
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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol. 2
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 2,920 ratings — published 1485 — 111 editions
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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol. 1
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 1,368 ratings — published 1485 — 69 editions
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The Romance of King Arthur ...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 1917 — 9 editions
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Tales of King Arthur
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 58 ratings — published 1920 — 3 editions
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King Arthur and His Knights...
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King Arthur and the Knights...
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Le Morte d'Arthur, Vols 1-2
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The Death of King Arthur
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1485 — 5 editions
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More books by Thomas Malory…
“The very purpose of a knight is to fight on behalf of a lady.”
Thomas Malory

“We shall now seek that which we shall not find”
Thomas Malory

“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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