A learned and true assertion of the original, life, actes, and death of the most noble, valiant, and renoumed Prince Arthure, King of great Brittaine Who succeeding his father Vther Pendragon, and right nobly gouerning this land sixe and twentie yeares, then dyed of a mortall wounde receyued in battell, together vvith victory ouer his enemies. As appeareth cap. 9. And was buried at Glastenbury. cap. 12. an. 543. Collected and written of late yeares in lattin, by the learned English antiquarie of worthy memory Iohn Leyland. Newly translated into English by Richard Robinson citizen of London. Anno Domini. 1582. Assertio inclytissimi Arturii Regis Britanniae. English

Title

A learned and true assertion of the original, life, actes, and death of the most noble, valiant, and renoumed Prince Arthure, King of great Brittaine Who succeeding his father Vther Pendragon, and right nobly gouerning this land sixe and twentie yeares, then dyed of a mortall wounde receyued in battell, together vvith victory ouer his enemies. As appeareth cap. 9. And was buried at Glastenbury. cap. 12. an. 543. Collected and written of late yeares in lattin, by the learned English antiquarie of worthy memory Iohn Leyland. Newly translated into English by Richard Robinson citizen of London. Anno Domini. 1582. Assertio inclytissimi Arturii Regis Britanniae. English

Author

Leland, John, 1506?-1552. (Electronic Enlightenment) (Library of Congress)

Robinson, Richard, citizen of London.

Date

1582

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

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Editorial Practice

A translation of: Assertio inclytissimi Arturii Regis Britanniae. A defence of the authenticity of the Arthurian fables in reply to Polydore Vergil (DNB). Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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  • OTA: A05297
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A05297
  • DLPS: A05297
  • STC: STC 15441
  • STC: ESTC S108439
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99844098
  • PROQUEST: 99844098
  • VID: 8884