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Author Potkay, Monica Brzezinski.

Title Eternal chalice [electronic resource] : the Grail in literature and legend / Monica Brzezinski Potkay.

Imprint Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2011, p2006.


Description 1 sound file (ca. 8 hr.) : digital.
Series The modern scholar
Modern scholar.
Note Unabridged.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011).
Access Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Performer Lecture given by Monica Brzezinski Potkay.
Note "14 lectures."
Form Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Summary In this course, College of William & Mary professor Monica Brzezinski Potkay provides an overview of the many different ways writers of fiction and nonfiction have imagined, and reimagined, the object known as the Grail.
Contents Chr├ętien de Troyes's Story of the Grail or Perceval : Part I -- Chr├ętien de Troyes's Story of the Grail or Perceval : Part II -- The prose trilogy based on Robert de Boron's Grail poems : Joseph of Arimathea, Merlin, and Perceval -- The Lancelot-Grail version of The quest of the Holy Grail -- Wolfram von Eschenbach's Parzival -- Alfred Lord Tennyson's Idylls of the King and Richard Wagner's opera Persifal -- Scholarship in the 19th and 20th centuries -- Jessie Weston's From ritual to romance -- T.S. Eliot's The waste land -- Charles William's War in Heaven -- Marion Zimmer Bradley's The mists of Avalon -- A Quintet of Grail films -- Michael Baigent, Richard Leig, and Henry Lincoln's Holy blood, Holy Grail and Dan Brown's The Da Vinci code -- Umberto Eco's Foucault's Pendulum.
Subject Grail -- Legends -- History and criticism.
Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Audiobooks.
Other Form: Potkay, Monica Brzezinski. Eternal chalice Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, p2006. 9781428116764 (CtWfDGI)ruc00000085
ISBN 9781449899141
Music No. Z2188 Recorded Books

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