Source Texts

The Apocryphal New Testament, trans. Montague Rhodes James, Clarendon, Oxford, 1986

Bede, A History of the English Church and People
, trans. Leo Sherley-Price, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1986

Chrétien de Troyes, Arthurian Romances, trans. D D R Owen, Dent, London, 1987

Eusebius, The History of the Church, trans. G A Williamson, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1986

Geoffrey of Monmouth, The History of the Kings of Britain, trans. Lewis Thorpe, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1983

Gildas, The Ruin of Britain, trans. Michael Winterbottom, Arthurian Period Sources vol. 7, Phillimore, Chichester, 1978

The Gospel of Thomas, trans. Marvin Meyer, HarperSanFransisco, 1992

Gregory of Tours, History of the Franks, trans. Earnest Brehaut, on Internet Medieval Sourcebook on the Fordham University website

Jordanes, The Origin and Deeds of the Goths, trans. Charles C Mierow, on the University of Calgary website

The Nag Hammadi Library, ed. James M Robinson, Harper & Row, San Francisco, 1981

Nennius, British History and The Welsh Annals, trans. John Morris, Arthurian Period Sources vol. 8, Phillimore, Chichester, 1980

Procopius, History of the Wars, (extracts) trans. H B Dewing, on Procopius of Caesarea

Procopius, Secret History, trans. Richard Atwater on Internet Medieval Sourcebook on the Fordham University website

William of Newburgh, Historia Rerum Anglicarum, trans. Joseph Stevenson, on Internet Medieval Sourcebook on the Fordham University website

The Quest of the Holy Grail, trans. P M Matarasso, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1969

Wolfram von Eschenbach, Parzival, trans. A T Hatto, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1986

Zosimus, New History, Green and Chaplin, London, 1814 on The Tertullian Project


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Alcock, Leslie, Arthur’s Britain, Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1983

Ashe, Geoffrey, King Arthur’s Avalon, the Story of Glastonbury, Fontana, London 1974

Ashe, Geoffrey, The Discovery of King Arthur, Debrett’s Peerage, London, 1985

Baigent, Michael & Leigh, Richard, The Dead Sea Scrolls Deception, Corgi, London, 1997

Baigent, Michael, Richard Leigh & Henry Lincoln, The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail, Jonathan Cape, London, 1982

Barber, Richard, King Arthur, Hero and Legend, Boydell, Woodbridge, 1986

Barber, Richard, The Figure of Arthur, Longman, London, 1972

Barber, Richard, The Holy Grail, Imagination & Belief, Allen Lane, London, 2004

Barbieri, Fabio P, History of Britain, 407 - 597, on Vortigern Studies

Bartlett, Robert, The Making of Europe, Allen Lane, 1993

Berresford Ellis, Peter, A Brief History of The Druids, Robinson, London, 2002

Bury, John Bagnall, History of the Later Roman Empire, 1923, on LacusCurtius on the University of Chicago website

Cavendish, Richard, King Arthur & the Grail, Book Club Associates, London, 1978

Chadwick, Henry, Priscillian of Avila, Oxford University Press, 1976

Chadwick, Henry, The Early Church, Penguin, Harmondsworth, England, 1971

Chadwick, Nora (ed), Studies in the Early British Church, Cambridge University Press, London, 1958

Chambers, E K, Arthur of Britain, Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1966

Cohn, Norman, Europe’s Inner Demons, Paladin, St Albans, 1976

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Davis, R C H, King Stephen, Longman, London, 1990

Davis, R H C, The Normans and their Myth, Book Club Associates, London, 1976

Douglas, David C, William the Conqueror, Eyre Meuthen, London, 1977

Duby, Georges, The Knight, The Lady and the Priest, trans. Barbara Bray, Penguin, Harmondsworth, England, 1985

Dudley, Donald R & Webster, Graham, The Rebellion of Boudicca, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1962

Dumville, David, Sub-Roman Britain: History and Legend, in History 62, pp.173-92, 1977

Eisenman, Robert & Wise, Michael, The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered, Element, Shaftesbury, 1992

Eisler, Robert, The Enigma of the Fourth Gospel, Methuen & Co, London, 1938

Evans, James Allan, Justinian, on De Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors, 1998

Evans Wentz, W Y, The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries, Colin Smythe, Gerrards Cross, 1988

Finberg, H P R, The Formation of England, 550 - 1042, The Paladin History of England, Paladin, St. Albans, 1976

Finley, M I, Ancient Slavery and Modern Ideology, Chatto & Windus, London, 1980

Fletcher, Robert Huntington, The Arthurian Material in the Chronicles, Studies and Notes in Philology and Literature, Ginn & Company, Harvard University, 1906

Flint, Valerie I J, The Historia Regum Britanniae of Geoffrey of Monmouth: Parody and its Purpose. A Suggestion, Speculum, July 1979, p447-468, 1979

Gibbon, Edward, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, D M Low abridgement, Book Club Associates, London, 1979

Gillingham, John, The Context and Purposes of Geoffrey of Monmouth’s History of the Kings of Britain, Anglo-Norman Studies XIII: proceedings of the Battle Conference, 1990, ed. Marjorie Chibnall (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 1991), pp99-118, 1991

Goetinck, Glenys, Peredur: A Study of Welsh Tradition in the Grail Legends, University of Wales, Cardiff, 1975

Goldberg, Eric J, The Fall of the Roman Empire Revisited: Sidonius Apollinaris and His Crisis of Identity, in Essays in History Vol. 37, 1995. Pub. the Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia

Graves, Robert, The White Goddess, Faber & Faber, London, 1971

Green, Thomas, The Historicity and Historicisation of Arthur, on Arthurian Resources, 1998, 2001

Heer, Friedrich, The Medieval World, Europe from 1100 to 1350, trans. Janet Sondheimer, Cardinal, London, 1974

Holmes, Michael, King Arthur: A Military History, Blandford, London, 1996

Johnson, Paul, A History of Christianity, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1976

Jones, Edwin, The English Nation, The Great Myth, Sutton Publishing, Stroud, 2000

Kay, Richard, Dante’s Swift and Strong, Essays on Inferno XV, Regents Press of Kansas, Lawrence, 1978

Kendrick, T D, The Druids, Senate, London, 1996

Lane Fox, Robin, Pagans and Christians, Penguin, London, 1988

Lindsay, Jack, Arthur and his Times, Frederick Muller, London, 1958

Loomis, R S, The Development of Arthurian Romance, Hutchinson, London, 1963

Loomis, R S, The Grail: From Celtic Myth to Christian Symbol, University of Wales, Cardiff, 1963

Mathisen, Ralph W, Anthemius, on De Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors, 1998

Mathisen, Ralph W, Nepos, on De Imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors, 1998

Matthews, Caitlin, Arthur and the Sovereignty of Britain, Arkana, London, 1989

McKenna, Stephen, Paganism and Pagan Survivals in Spain up to the Fall of the Visigothic Kingdom (Print edition: Catholic University of America Press, 1938) on The Library of Iberian Resources

Mead, G R S, Fragments of a Faith Forgotten, Theosophical Publishing Society, London & Benares, 1906

Morris, John, Arthurian Period Sources, vol 1-6, Phillimore, Chichester, 1995

Morris, John, The Age of Arthur, A History of the British Isles from 350 to 650, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1984

Moss, H St L B, The Birth of the Middle Ages, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1935

Myres, J N L, The English Settlements, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1986

Pagels, Elaine, The Gnostic Gospels, Random House, New York, 1979

Pagels, Elaine, Adam, Eve & the Serpent, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1988

Palmer, Martin, The Jesus Sutras, Piatkus, London, 2001

Phillips, Graham, The Search for the Grail, Arrow, London, 1996

Phillips, Graham and Keatman, Martin, King Arthur, the True Story, Arrow, London, 1993

Piggott, Stuart, The Druids, Penguin, Harmondsworth, England, 1974

Raine, Kathleen, Blake and Antiquity, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1979

Rhys, John, Celtic Britain, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, 1882

Rhys, John, Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by Celtic Heathendom, The Hibbert Lectures, Williams & Norgate, London, 1888

Rhys, John, Studies in the Arthurian Legend, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1891

Rosa, Peter de, Vicars of Christ, The Dark Side of the Papacy, Corgi, London, 1992

Saklatvala, Beram, Arthur: Roman Britain’s Last Champion, David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1971

Santillana, Giorgio de & Dechend, Hertha von, Hamlet’s Mill, Nopareil, Boston, 1999

Schonfield, Hugh J, The Pentecost Revolution, MacDonald, London, 1974

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Tolstoy, Nikolai, The Quest for Merlin, Hamish Hamilton, London, 1985

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Vermaat, Robert, Victorius of Aquitaine - Cursus Paschalis Annorum DXXXII, on Vortigern Studies

Walbank, F W, The Awful Revolution, Liverpool University Press, 1969

Wallace-Hadrill, J M, The Long-Haired Kings, Methuen & Co, London, 1962

Weston, Jessie L, From Ritual to Romance, Anchor Books, New York, 1957

Weston, Jessie L, The Quest of the Holy Grail, Frank Cass and Co., London, 1964

Yates, Frances A, Astraea, The Imperial Theme in the Sixteenth Century, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1975

Additional fragments referred to in notes

Heretic Emperor: The Lost History of King Arthur
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