In doing so, Geoffrey exercised considerable editorial control, massaging the information and smoothing out apparent inconsistencies in order to create a single grand narrative. This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Wikiversity 0 entries edit. This time he is temporarily defeated, gaining final victory only with the help of Duke Gorlois of Cornwall. Wikisource has original works written by or about: Robert, earl of Gloucester and Waleran, count of Meulan.
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Arajin Catholic Hierarchy person ID. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. Then Gorlois is killed and Uther marries Igerna.
Two hundred and fifteen medieval manuscripts of the Historia survive, dozens of them copied before the godofreo of the 12th century. At this point Geoffrey abruptly pauses his narrative by inserting a series of prophecies attributed to Merlin.
De gestis Britonum or Historia regum Britanniae  which was widely popular in its day, being translated into other languages from its original Latin. His major work was The History of the Kings of Britainthe work best known to modern readers. He has no sons, so upon reaching old age he decides to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, Goneril, Regan and Cordelia.
Godofrefo marries Aganippus, King of the Franks, and departs for Gaul. Sometimes said to be the earliest reference to love as an ennobling influence.
Look upon us on earth! This allows an enemy assassin to pose as a physician and poison Ambrosius. It is also the first record we have of the great figure King Lear, and the beginning of the mythical King Arthur figure. In the second quarter of the 13th century, a version in Latin verse, the Gesta Regum Britanniaewas produced by William of Rennes.
Roberto Arlt 48 novelista, cuentista, dramaturgo, periodista e inventor a He loses control of much of his land and encounters Merlin. Arthur returns and kills Mordred at the Battle of Camlannbut, mortally wounded, he is carried off to the isle of Avalonand hands the kingdom to his cousin Constantineson of Cador and Duke of Cornwall. He may have served for a while in the Benedictine Monmouth Priory but most of his adult life appears to have been spent outside Wales.
Between andhis name appears on six charters in the Oxford area, sometimes styled magister teacher. This time he is temporarily defeated, gaining final victory only with the help of Duke Gorlois of Cornwall.
The history of the kings of Britain: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This leads to war between Uther Pendragon and Gorlois of Cornwall, during which Uther clandestinely lies with Igerna through the magic of Merlin. Geoffrey of Monmouth Latin: Most Related.
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