Arthur of Albion by John Matthews

Arthur of Albion

Written by John Matthews
Illustrated by Pavel Tatarnikov

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This is the ultimate book on King Arthur. Combining the best known stories about Arthur and his court with fascinating research on who Arthur really was and when Camelot was built, this magnificent edition has been designed and illlustrated to the highest standards and will be enjoyed by both young and old alike, so step back into the mists of time and explore the world of knights in shining armour and the Round Table.


Arthur of Albion by John Matthews

Combines the stories about King Arthur and his court with research on who Arthur really was and where Camelot was built, and the relationships between the main characters in the legends.

About the Author

John Matthews

John Matthews is a master storyteller and draws from his wide experience of folk tales to find stories that will be new to many young readers. He is the author of numerous highly- acclaimed books on Arthurian legends and Celtic mythology, and has co-written a number of books with his wife Caitlίn. This is John’s third book for Barefoot, joining The Wizard King & Other Spellbinding Tales (1998) and The Barefoot Book of Giants, Ghosts and Goblins (1999). John currently lives in Oxford with his wife and son. His next book, Arthur of Albion, is scheduled for publication in 2007.

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136 pages


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Publication date

1st August 2010




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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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