Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Book Title: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Author: Thomas Malory

Format: Paperback | 208 pages

Publication Date: 29 Jan 2009

ISBN-13: 9780393334159

One of the earliest great stories of English literature after ?Beowulf?, ?Sir Gawain? is the strange tale of a green knight on a green horse, who rudely interrupts King Arthur's Round Table festivities one Yuletide, challenging the knights to a wager. Simon Armitrage, one of Britain's leading poets, has produced an inventive and groundbreaking translation that "[helps] liberate ?Gawain ?from academia" (?Sunday Telegraph?).