The recounting of myths and stories from early British history during the reign of King Arthur. Written for a general audience, the book covers such famous stories as The Knights of the Round Table, Merlin, Queen Guinevere, and Lancelot of the Lake.
First published in 1858, the book was preceded by The Age of Fable and followed by the Legends of Charlemagne. This edition is derived from the book published in 1884 with 44 black & white illustrations. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Thomas Bulfinch was an American writer, mythologist, and banker, renowned for his enduring contributions to the world of folklore and mythology. Born in Newton, Massachusetts, Bulfinch lived a life that seamlessly intertwined his passion for literature with his career in finance. Learn More