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Arthurian Romances
by Chretien De Troyes, trans. Carleton W. Carroll

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Cliges
by Chretien De Troyes, trans. Burton Raffel

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The Death of King Arthur
trans. James Cable

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Erec and Enid
trans. Burton Raffel

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Erec and Enid
trans. Dorothy Gilbert

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The Honeysuckle and Hazel Tree: Medieval Stories of Men and Women
by Patricia Ann Terry
(Univ. of Calif. Press)

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King Arthur and His Knights
ed. Eugene Vinaver (Oxford U. Press)

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King Arthur's Death
trans. Brian Stone (Penguin)

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The Knight of the Two Swords: A Thirteenth- Century Arthurian Romance
by Ross Gilbert Arthur, ed., Noel Lynn Corbett, trans. (Univ. Press Florida)

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Lancelot: Or, the Knight of the Cart
by Chretien De Troyes, Ruth Harwood Cline, trans. (Univ. of Georgia Press)

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The Life of King Arthur
by  Wace, Lawman
(Everyman)

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The Mabinogion
by Jefffrey Gantz (Penguin)

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The Mabinogion
by Gwyn Jones and Thomas Jones, trans.
(Everyman)

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Le Morte D'Arthur: Volume 1
by Thomas Malory

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Le Morte D'Arthur: Volume 2
by Thomas Malory

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Malory's Le Morte D'Arthur : King Arthur and the Legends of the Round Table
by Thomas Malory, ed. Keith Baines
(New American Library)

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Parzival
by Wolfram von Eschenbach

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Perceval: The Story of the Grail
by Chretien De Troyes, Burton Raffel, trans.

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The Quest of the Holy Grail
trans. Matarasso

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The Romance of Arthur : An Anthology of Medieval Texts in Translation (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol 1267
ed. James Wilhelm

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The Romance of Tristan and Iseult
by Joseph Bedier, tr. Hilaire Belloc
(Vintage Classics)

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The Romance of Tristan and the Tale of Tristan's Madness
trans. Alan S. Fedrick (Penguin)

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
trans. Marie Boroff

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
trans. Burton Raffel

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
trans. J.R.R. Tolkein

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Three Arthurian Romances : Poems from Medieval France
trans. Ross Gilbert Arthur, ed.

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Yvain: The Knight of the Lion
Chretien De Troyes, Burton Raffel, trans.

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