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L’absence de chapitres rend la lecture difficile, selon moi.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 29, Kalina rated it really liked it. Open Preview See a Problem? What may also surprise the modern reader is the amount of female characters, who actually aren’t merely decorative, and how unsqueamish caballer all are.

Guinevere must become personally unpalatable, submitting her lover to any number of unreasonable trials, l he must put up not only with the trials, but with her whims as well. I should preface this by saying that I really love Arthurian legends. You can see each ordeal like a fable with its own moral: Lancelot finally kills Meleagent, and that’s the end.

The very last part — the last verses on the or so total — was written by an other author of the same lamcelot to give a more cheerful end to the story.

Not that it HAS a cover per se. Ainsi donc, le brave Lancelot, meilleur chevalier d’entre tous les chevaliers, se ridiculise au nom de son amour pour la reine. Absolutely loved the story, but trying to keep it so rigidly in the poetic form made for incredibly awkward couplets. I like better bittersweet or tragic endings rather than cheerful ones, and the predictability of the last fight bothered me a little.


The first pits an emotion against an intellectual capacity; the debate is essentially one between sense and sensibility. Of course the very “knightly” things Lancelot does can see ek little weird- like agreeing to return to his prisoner after the tournamen I should preface this by saying that I really love Arthurian legends. Par contre pancelot scenes d’amour son pudiques, fade-to-black.

If I understand things correctly, Guinevere is often portrayed less favorably elsewhere, but this roman was commanded by Marie of Champagne, who perhaps wanted their story represented this way.

To ask other readers questions about Lancelotplease sign up. Nevertheless, this book is definite Carrta this felt like a typically medieval story with lanceelot flaws that the modern critic may find problematic, I found it remarkably enjoyable. To view it, click here. Plus now I’m not thinking in rhyme the way I was last time. No trivia or quizzes yet. A must read for literary lovers who want to follow through the history of literature and its place in history.

All the interesting stuff happens in later versions.

Comfort prose translation from the early twentieth century: Emotion wins here, but only after a struggle. I knew all about Lancelot and Guinevere’s affair going into the story so that didn’t surprise me in the least, but I liked the adventure Lancelot had to go on to find and save Guinevere. Dec 29, Tyron Van Geest rated it really liked it. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Au contraire, elle m’a vraiment plu! Return to Book Page. Also, how do rumours spread so fast?

They simply had the misfortune to be born BC rather than AD. Eventually, the queen allows herself to be ruled by Reason, not Joy, so she is capable of suppressing her own desires.


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I unapologetically love Arthurian romance and it was great to read the “origin” story of Lancelot. And the poem itself is of tremendous importance to the history of Arthurian literature.

Although he includes a perfunctory love scene where a bloody-fingered Lancelot bends metal caballer to hook up with an imprisoned Guinevere while Kay, gravely wounded by his usual combination of bravado and poor planning, sleeps unwittingly in the same room, there isn’t much of a payoff to their relationship.

Une autre illustration de son amour chevaleresque est qu’il refuse les avances de toutes les femmes au nom de son amour pour la reine. Lancelot and Guinevere are both presented as honorable characters, even if they are, after all, adulterers. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. That being said, I really enjoyed this one. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

While this felt like a typically medieval story with some flaws that the modern critic may find problematic, I found it remarkably enjoyable.

Lancelot: The Knight of the Cart

This is not as boring a read as one may think compared to other medieval texts. There is farreta hint of any idealistic conflict within Lancelot, as there is in later versions of the story.