[PW] Knight of the Round Table

brian whatcott betwys1 at sbcglobal.net
Wed May 20 10:26:02 PDT 2015

Here's a fanciful reference to Prince Arthur and his archers.... Page 
265, King Henry IV Part II


  The Pictorial Edition of the Works of Shakspere: 2nd Ed., Volume 1

By William Shakespeare
Charles Knight (ed.) 1867 Clay, Son & Taylor, Printers Bread St. Hill, 

And here is a much more respectable reference for the year 1588 to a 
London Archery club set up on the premise of mimicking Prince Arthur and 
his knights, wherein, a latter day Sir Lancelot is mentioned:

  John Nichols's The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen
  Elizabeth I:

  Vol 3 1579 - 1595

By Elizabeth Goldring, Jayne Elisabeth Archer, Elizabeth Clarke   OUP 2013

Brian Whatcott

On 5/20/2015 11:08 AM, Patti Stein wrote:
> I am looking for the name of one of King Arthur's Knights of the Round
> Table. Is there a Knight who was an archer, and had unusual respect for
> King Arthur?  I found one reference to Tristan as a hunter and thus
> probably an archer, but that is not the answer.  Among the knights under
> consideration: Sir Gawain, Sir Galahad, Sir Palamedes, Sir Bedivere, or Sir
> Gareth.
> Thank you, brilliant minds.
> Patti
> Patti Stein, Librarian
> Foothill High School, Pleasanton, CA
> pstein at pleasantonusd.net
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