This engaging summary presents an analysis of Lancelot, or, The Knight of the Cart by Chrétien de Troyes, a poem about the abduction of Queen Guinevere set in the legendary Arthurian universe. Lancelot, the perfect knight, sets off to save Arthur’s queen, who also happens to be his beloved, from the clutches of a wicked prince. However, this turns out not to be as simple as it seems, and our hero is forced to surmount a string of challenges to win his queen’s love. Lancelot, or, The Knight of the Cart is generally considered to be one of the first books of modern French literature and made Lancelot into one of the most popular characters of the Arthurian universe. It was written sometime between 1175 and 1181 by Chrétien de Troyes, a French poet and trouvère who is possibly the most famous French medieval writer.
Find out everything you need to know about Lancelot, or, The Knight of the Cart in a fraction of the time!
This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you:
•A complete plot summary
•Key themes and symbols
•Questions for further reflection
Why choose BrightSummaries.com?
Available in print and digital format, our publications are designed to accompany you on your reading journey. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve your literary knowledge in no time.
See the very best of literature in a whole new light with BrightSummaries.com!
Lancelot, or, The Knight of the Cart by Chrétien de Troyes (Book Analysis)
|Editeur (Livre) :|
|Date sortie / parution :||24/05/2017|
|EAN commerce :||
|Support (Livre) :||Ebook Epub|
|Format Ebook :||Epub|
|Type de protection :||Digital watermarking|
REF : 9782806298478