King Arthur was a legendary British leader of the late fifth and early sixth century who, according to the medieval histories and romances, led the defense of the Romano-Celtic British against the Saxon invaders in the early sixth century. This book gives an account of the life of this great legend of all times.
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Set in Medieval England, The Legends of King Arthur and his Knights by Sir James Knowles takes the listener on one adventure after another filled with magic and danger. When King Vortigern, the unrightful king of England plans to kill Merlin, Merlin tells the prophecy of his downfall and also predicts the birth of a new and powerful king, Arthur Pendragon. Merlin's prediction comes true, and Arthur is born and raised in secret by Merlin.
The enchanting tales of Merlin and King Arthur have proven their timeless appeal to old and young alike. Adventures abound in these first three books. Follow Merlin as he raises, protects and instills his great wisdom on young Arthur, The destined King of Britain. Arthur, as a young man, proves his birthright to the throne by releasing the magical sword from the stone. But it is his mastery of Excalibur, the sword that carries him to victory over his enemies that confirms his rule. Performed from the original writings of Sir James Knowles, this audio classic is sure to be a family favorite.
The Legends of King Arthur & His Knights is an enthralling audio book read in an easily digestible format. Bringing together the many tales of the legend of King Arthur into one audio book, Sir James Knowles' descriptive narrative will transport you to times gone by.
This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. From the finding of Merlin to the death of King Arthur, follow every thrilling adventure in the Arthurian legend! For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format.