Merlin

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Title Merlin
ISBN 9780531150603
Author Goodrich, Norma Lorre
Subject Ancient History
Binding Hardcover
Publisher Franklin Watts
Publisher Year 1987
Condition Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Description Tan quarter cloth over cherry red boards. Including bibliography and index; pictorial cream dust jacket, price-intact and now protected in archival quality brodart, has slight edge wear. ; 386 pages; Goodrich, a Professor Emeritus at the Claremont Colleges in California, previously wrote King Arthur, which was used as the basis for a successful archaelogical dig to recover remains from the great king's time. Here, she blows away some of the fog that has surrounded the historical Merlin, warrior, counselor to kings, Christian scholar, and writer. Merlin's 'Prophecy, ' is required reading for all those studying the Dark Ages that followed the collapse of the Roman Empire, and here is given "a splendid new translation and explanation.