King Arthur, Lancelot, and the Holy Grail

Amsterdam, Biblioteca Philosophica Hermetica MS 1, ii, f. 140, Lancelot-Graal, The First Kiss
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'Illustrating Lancelot and Guinevere,' in  Lancelot and Guinevere, A Casebook, ed. Lori Walters (New York: Garland), 1996, 125-57.

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'Les débuts de l'héraldique dans l'illustration des romans arthuriens,' in Les Armoriaux, ed. Hélène Loyau and Michel Pastoureau, Cahiers du léopard d'or 8, Paris, 1998, 395-420.'

'The Grail in Rylands French 1 and its Sister Manuscripts,' Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester,81-3, 1999, 55-95.

'Seeing the Grail,' in The Grail, A Casebook, ed. Dhira Mahoney (New York: Garland, 2000), 301-66.

'Mise en page' in the French Lancelot-Grail: the First Hundred and Fifty Years of the Illustrative Tradition,' in A Companion to the Lancelot-Grail Cycle, ed. Carol R. Dover (Woodbridge, UK and Rochester, NY: Boydell & Brewer, 2003), 125-44.

'Illustrations and the Fortunes of Arthur,' in The Fortunes of Arthur, ed. Norris J. Lacy (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2005), 116-65.

'The Egerton Brut and its Illustrations,' in Maistre Wace, A Celebration (Proceedings of the International Colloquium held in Jersey, 10-12 September 2004), ed. Glyn S. Burgess and Judith Weiss (St Helier, Jersey: Société Jersiaise, 2006), 167-76.

In Press:
'Maritime Adventures in the Estoire del saint Graal and the Queste del saint Graal,' in Proceedings of the Harlaxton Conference 2006, ed. J. Cherry.

'The Illustrations of Mort Artu in Yale 229: Formats, Choices, and Comparisons,' in The Mort Artu in Yale 229, ed. E. Willingham (Turnhout: Brepols).

Research in progress:
The Waynflete Lectures, Magdalen College Oxford, 2001 (in draft for publication)

The Lancelot-Graal Project (

See also:
'Teaching and Research on the Web: Three Sites,' in Computing and Visual Culture: Representation and Interpretation, ed. Tanya Szrajber (Fourteenth Anual CHArt Conference), London: CHArt, 1999, 111-22.

'The Lancelot-Graal Project,' in New Directions in Later Medieval Manuscripts, ed. Derek Pearsall (York Medieval Studies), Ashbridge, 1999, 167-82.

See also  Les Manuscrits de Chrétien de Troyes.

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