Thomas Malory

Thomas Malory

Nationality: English

Occupation: Author

Biography: Sir Thomas Malory was an English writer, the author or compiler of Le Morte d'Arthur. The antiquary John Leland as well as John Bale believed him to be Welsh, but most modern scholars, beginning with G. L. Kittredge in 1894, assume that he was Sir Thomas Malory of Newbold Revel in Warwickshire, who was a knight, land-owner and Member of Parliament.. Sir Thomas Malory. Leiden: E. J.

Source/Notes: Le Morte Darthur: The Winchester Manuscript (1998 edition), Oxford University Press - ISBN: 9780192824202
Source/Notes: The History of King Arthur and of the Knights of Th Round Table (1858 edition)

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Source/Notes: Book VII, ch. 34 - Le Morte d'Arthur (c. 1469) (first known publication 1485)
Source/Notes: The Morte Darthur, Parts Seven and Eight (1968 edition), Northwestern University Press - ISBN: 9780810100312

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