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Prophecy and the quest for the Holy Grail

critiquing knowledge in the Vulgate cycle

by Kathryn Karczewska

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lancelot (Prose cycle),
  • Lancelot (Legendary character) -- Romances -- History and criticism.,
  • Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.,
  • Grail -- Legends -- History and criticism.,
  • Prophecy in literature.,
  • Prophecy -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-267) and index.

    StatementKathryn Karczewska.
    SeriesStudies in the humanities -- 37
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1314.L363 K37 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 279 p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL674652M
    ISBN 100820438529
    LC Control Number97020816

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