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The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat

from the Arthurian legends

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Published by E. Moxon in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arthur, King.,
  • Arthurian romances.,
  • Lancelot (Legendary character).

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesElaine, Legend of Elaine.
    Statementcollected by Sir Thomas Malory and later writers, with nine illustrations from Gustave Doré.
    ContributionsDoré, Gustave, 1832-1883., Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892., Malory, Thomas, Sir, 15th cent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.A84 S86 1879
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [111]-156, 9 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14043670M

    Astolat has books on Goodreads with ratings. Astolat’s most popular book is The Crown of the Summer Court. Elaine of Astolat was in love with Sir Lancelot and nursed him back to health after he was wounded in a tournament, but her love was unrequited. Elaine died of heartbreak and her body was floated down the Thames to Camelot, clutching a lily. Her story was the inspiration for Tennyson's earlier poem "The Lady of .

      The Lily Maid of Astolat. History, being rather unclear, has many different versions of Elaine, Lily Maid of Astolat, from the time of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. In the French version of King Arthur, Mort Artu, she tries to get Sir Lancelot to wear her sleeve in a joust after she declares her love.   the Lily Maid of Astolat`s story is also the inspiration for Tennyson's poem "The Lady of Shalott" (where I got the name I use here from) in the lily maid of astolat story Elaine dies of a broken heart because her love for Lancelot is unrequited.

      Search ID: Title: The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat Author: Publisher: Moxon Binding: Any Edition or Binding Condition: Any Will Pay: £ Location: U.K Notes: about - illustrations by Gustave Dore, printed by Swift & Co. If you have a copy to offer then click here. But because Elaine was very fair, and because he did not greatly wish to do the order of the King, Sir Gawaine lingered there, wandering in the old castle garden, with ‘the Lily Maid of Astolat.’ And he told Elaine courtly tales of lords and ladies, and tried to win her love, but she cared for no one but the knight whose shield she guarded.


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The fair and loveable Elaine, known as the lily maid of Astolat, sits alone in her chamber high in a tower, where she watches over the shield of Sir Lancelot. She devotes all her energies to protecting this shield from rust or other harm, and has made an elaborately embroidered silk cover for it.

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The Story of Elaine, the Lily Maid of Astolat: From the Arthurian LegendsAuthor: Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Thomas Malory, Gustave Doré.

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The Story of Elaine, the Lily Maid of Astolat: From the Arthurian Legends - Primary Source EditionAuthor: Alfred Tennyson, Thomas Malory, Gustave Dore. Yet Elaine of Astolat's heartbreak has inspired numerous retellings of her tale, from a heart wrenching song by modern musician Emilie Autumn to nineteenth century poet, Sir Alfred Tennyson.

Tennyson's telling is truly the most prominent variation, entitled "The Lady of Shalott", and gives Elaine a far more grievous story than : Riley Winters.

OCLC Number: Notes: Preface signed: G.R.E. Running title: Elaine, the lily maid. Each engraving accompanied by quotation from Tennyson's Elaine. The story of Elaine The Lily Maid of Astolat From the Arthurian legends Collected by Sir Thomas Malory And Later Writers The modern poet has adhered very closely to the incidents of the narrative in Sir Thomas Malory's book, the principal departure being in the introductory part, descriptive of the preparations for a great tournament in.

The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Arthurian legend; Places: Astolat; People: King Arthur, Lancelot, Elaine. Elaine of Astolat, a character closely related to the Lady of Shalott, is an innocent maiden who falls deeply in love with Sir Lancelot.

When he does not return her love, she dies of grief and floats in a barge down the river to Camelot. It was speedily known throughout the Court that it was Lancelot who had won the prize; and the story of Elaine's love was soon known too, for Gawaine told freely what he had heard, and was full of praises of ELAINE, THE LILT MAID.

the beauty of the Lily Maid of. Elaine of Astolat has appeared in the following books: Idylls of the King and Sir Lancelot: From Sir Thomas Malory's Morte d'Arthur and Other Sources. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat by,E. Moxon edition, in English The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: Get this from a library. The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat: from the Arthurian legends.

[Thomas Malory, Sir; Gustave Doré; Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron;]. Elaine the fair, Elaine the loveable, Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat, High in her chamber up a tower to the east Guarded the sacred shield of Lancelot; Which first she placed where morning's earliest ray Might strike it, and awake her with the gleam; Then fearing rust or soilure fashioned for it A case of silk, and braided thereupon.

The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat: from the Arthurian legends by Doré, Gustave, ; Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, ; Malory, Thomas. ‘Elaineor, The Lily Maid of Astolat’ was created in by Sophie Gengembre Anderson in Romanticism style. Find more prominent pieces of literary painting at – best visual art database.

27 feb. - Explora el tablero de epochintesta "The Lily Maid of Astolat" en Pinterest. Ver más ideas sobre Pinturas, Ilustraciones y Arte pins. Buy The story of Elaine, the lily maid of Astolat: from the Arthurian legends by Doré, Gustave, Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Malory, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Gustave Doré, Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Thomas Malory. Astolat (/ ˈ æ s t ə ˌ l æ t,-ˌ l ɑː t /) is a legendary city of Great Britain named in Arthurian legends. It is the home of Elaine, "the lily maid of Astolat", and of her father Sir Bernard and her brothers Lavaine and Tirre.

The city is called Shalott in many cultural references, derived from Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem "The Lady of Shalott".It is also named Ascolat in the. Elaine was the name of several different characters in Arthurian legends.

The most frequent was Elaine of Astolat, also called Elaine the Fair or the Lily Maid of Astolat, a young woman who pines with unrequited love for Sir Lancelot. She's called The Lady of Shalott in. Elaine of Astolat “Elaine, or the Lily Maid of Astolat” by Sophie Anderson.

Most images of Elaine focus directly on her death and not on her predicament with Lancelot. The bargeman is also a common figure in Elaine’s death and is portrayed mourning in this piece.

The story of the Fair Maid of Astolat begins when Arthur departs with his knights for a joust that was to be held fifteen days after Our Lady's Day of the ally, Lancelot was not going, but at Guinevere's urging, he departed to join King Arthur at the court of Astolat.Elaine of Astolat /ˈæstɵlæt/ or Ascolat is a figure in Arthurian legend who dies of her unrequited love for referred to as Elaine the White and Elaine the Fair, she is the daughter of Bernard of ns of her story appear in Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur and Alfred Tennyson's Idylls of the 's story is also the inspiration for Tennyson's poem "The Lady.Summary and Analysis Book 7: Sir Launcelot and Queen Guinevere: The Fair Maid of Astalot She says she is sick, and Launcelot, not yet healed from Mador's strokes, also stays behind.

Guinevere points out to Launcelot what gossips will say, and he decides to go after all, but not on the king's side.