SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR
THE HISTORIC KING ARTHUR
AND RELATED WORKS

Alcock, Leslie. Arthur’s Britain. New York: Viking Penguin, Inc. 1987.

Alcock, Leslie. “By South Cadbury is that Camelot …” The Excavation of Cadbury Castle 1966-1970. Hazell Watson and Viney Ltd. Aylesbury, Great Britain: Thames and Hudson, 1972.

Alcock, Leslie. Was This Camelot? Excavations at Cadbury Castle, 1966 – 1970. New York: Stein and Day Publishers, 1972. (This text and the one immediately preceding are identical, including the same plates and drawings, except that one was printed in the United States and the other in Great Britain.

Ashe, Geoffrey. The Book of Prophecy (Section on Merlin). London: Blandford, Illustrated Division, The Orion Publishing Group, 1999.

Ashe, Geoffrey. Camelot and the Vision of Albion. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1971.

Ashe, Geoffrey. The Landscape of King Arthur. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1987.

Ashe, Geoffrey, editor. The Quest for Arthur’s Britain. Chicago, Ill.: Academy Chicago Publishers, 1987.

Ashe, Geoffrey. The Discovery of King Arthur. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1987.

Ashe, Geoffrey. King Arthur’s Avalon. Glasgow: William Collins Son & Co., Ltd., 1957.

Ashe, Geoffrey. King Arthur: The Dream of a Golden Age. New York, 500 Fifth Avenue 10110: Thames and Hudson, 1990.

Ashe, Geoffrey. Kings and Queens of Early Britain. Chicago, Illinois: Academy Chicago Publishers, 1990.

Barber, Richard W. Arthur of Albion. London: Barrie and Rockliff with Pall Mall Press, 1961.

Barber, Richard. The Arthurian Legends: An Illustrated Anthology. U.S.A.: Littlefield Adams & Company, 1979.

Barber. Richard. The Figure of Arthur. London: Longman Group Ltd., 1972.

Barber, Richard. King Arthur: Hero and Legend. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell Press, 1986.

Barber, Chris and David Pykitt. Journey to Avalon: The Final Discovery of King Arthur. Abergavenny, Gwent: Blorenge Books. 1993.

Berthelot, Anne. Trans. by Ruth Sharman. King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Discoveries:Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 1997.

Blake, Steve and Scott Lloyd. The Keys to Avalon: The True location of Arthur’s Kingdom Revealed. Shaftsbury, Dorset: Element, Books, 2000.

Blake, Steve and Scott Lloyd. Pendragon: The Definitive account of the Origins of Arthur. Guilford, Connecticut: Imprint of The Globe Pequot Press, 2002.

Bromwich, Rachel, et.al., eds. The Arthur of the Welsh. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1991.

Carley, James. The Chronicle of Glastonbury Abbey: An Edition, Translation and Study of John of Glastonbury’s Cronica sive antiquitates Glastoniensis Ecclesie. Woodbridge, Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 1985.

Castleden, Rodney. King Arthur: The Truth Behind the Legend. London/New York: Routledge, 2000.

Chambers, E.K. Arthur of Britain. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd., 1927.

Chant, Joy. Illus. by George Sharp, Designed by David Larkin. The High Kings: Arthur’s Celtic Ancestors. New York: Bantam Books,1983.

Coghlan, Ronan. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Arthurian Legends. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1995.

Comfort W.W., trans. Chretien de Troyes: Arthurian Romances. Dent:London: Everyman’s Library, 1965.

Cummings, W.A. King Arthur’s Place in Prehistory The Great Age of Stonehenge. Great Britain: Sutton Publishing, 1992.

Curley, Michael. Geoffrey of Monmouth. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1994.

Davies, John. A History of Wales. London: Allen Lane, The Penquin Press, 1993.

Day, David. The Quest for King Arthur. London: De Agostini Editions, 1995.

Dixon, Karen and Pat Southern. The Roman Cavalry From the First to the Third Century A.D. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1992.

Duckett, Eleanor Shipley. Medieval Portraits From East and West. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1972.

Dunning, R.W. Arthur:The King in the West. London: Grange Books, 1988.

Fairbairn, Neil and Michael Cyprien. A Traveller’s Guide to the Kingdoms of Arthur. United States: Historical Times Incorporated, 1983.

Fletcher, Robert Huntington. The Arthurian Material in the Chronicles. New York: Burt Franklin, 1966.

Gantz, Jeffrey, translator. The Mabinogion. New York: Viking Penguin Books, 1987.

Garmonsway, G.N., trans. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.,1953.

Graham, Frank. Art by Ronald Embleton. Hadrian’s Wall in the Days of the Romans. Newcastle upon Tyne: Frank Graham, Dixon, 1990.

Gidlow, Christopher. The Reign of King Arthur: From History to Legend. Gloucester, England: Sutton Publishing Limited, 2004.

Griscom, Acton and Robert Ellis Jones, trans. The Historia Regum Britanniae of Geoffrey Monmouth. London: Longman, Green, and Co. 1929.

Grout, P.B., et.al. eds. The Legend of Arthur in the Middle Ages. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, an imprint of Boydell & Brewer Ltd., 1983.

Holmes, Michael. King Arthur: A Military History. London: Blandford, 1996.

Jenkins, Elizabeth. The Mystery of King Arthur. London: Michael O’Mara Books Limited, 1975.

Knight, Stephen. Arthurian Literature and Society. New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1986.

Knight, Stephen. The Structure of Sir Thomas Malory’s Arthuriad. Hampshire and London: Macmillan Press, 1983.

Lacy, Norris J., editor. The Arthurian Encyclopedia. New York & London: Peter Bedrick Books, 1986. (There’s a new revised edition.)

Lacy, Norris J., and Geoffrey Ashe. The Arthurian Handbook. New York & London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1988.

Lindsay, Jack. Arthur and His Times: Britain in the Dark Ages. London: Fredrick Muller Ltd., 1958.

Littleton, C. Scott and Linda Malcor. From Scythia to Camelot. New York & London:Garland Publishing, Inc., 1994.

Loomis, Roger Sherman, editor. Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages: A Collaborative History. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959.

Loomis, Roger Sherman and Laura Hibbard Loomis, eds. Medieval Romances. New York: The Modern Library. 1957.

Malory, Thomas. Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Le Morte D’Arthur. New York: Harrison House, 1985. Beardsley Forward by Aymer Vallance, Note of Text by F.J.Simmons, Introduction by John Rhys, Caxton’s Preface to the Edition of MCCCCLXXV.

Markale, Jean. Trans. by Christine Hauch. King Arthur: King of Kings. London and New York, Gordon & Cremonesi Publishers, 1977.

Markale, Jean. Trans. by Christine Hauch. King of the Celts: Arthurian Legends and Celtic Tradition. Rochester Vermont: Inner Traditions, 1977.

Millar, Ronald. Will the Real King Arthur Please Stand Up? London: Cassell Ltd., 1978.

Morris, John. The Age of Arthur: A History of the British Isles from 350 to 650. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989.

Morris, John. Nennius: British History and the Welsh Annals. London and Chichester: Phillimore & Co, Ltd,. 1980.

Phillips, Graham, and Martin Keatman. King Arthur: The True Story. London: Century Random House, 1992.

Plummer, Charles. Two of the Saxon Chronicles Parallel. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1952.

Reno, Frank D. The Historic King Arthur: Authenticating the Celtic Hero of Post-Roman Britain. Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers, 1996.

Reno, Frank D. The Historic Figures of the Arthurian Era: Authenticating the Enemies and Allies of Britain’s Post- Roman King. Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers, 2000.

Richmond, I.A. Roman Britain. Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, Ltd., 1964.

Roberts, Peter. The Chronicle of the Kings of Britain: Translated from the Welsh Copy Attributed to Tysilio. First published in 1811, Photo- reduced reprint 2000.

Salway, Peter. The Oxford Illustrated History of Roman Britain. Oxford/New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Scullard, H.H. Roman Britain: Outpost of the Empire. London: Thames and Hudson, 1979.

Snyder, Christopher. An Age of Tyrants: Britain and the Britons A.D. 400-600. Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998.

Stevenson, Josephus. Nennius: Historia Brittonum. Vaduz: Kraus Reprint Ltd., 1964.

Thorpe, Lewis, translator. Geoffrey of Monmouth: The History of the Kings of Britain. Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1966.

Tolstoy, Nikolai. The Quest for Merlin. London: Hamish Hamilton, Ltd., 1985.

Treharne, R.F. The Glastonbury Legends: Joseph of Arimathea, The Holy Grail, and King Arthur. London: The Cresset Press, 1967.

Williams, Gwyn. Excalibur: The Search for Arthur. London: BBC Books, 1994.

Winterbottom, Michael. Gildas: The Ruin of Britain and Other Works. London and Chichester: Phillimore & Co. Ltd., 1978.