Malory


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Mal·o·ry

 (măl′ə-rē), Sir Thomas fl. 1470.
English writer of Le Morte d'Arthur, a collection of Arthurian romances adapted from French sources and published by William Caxton in 1485.

Malory

(ˈmælərɪ)
n
(Biography) Sir Thomas. 15th-century English author of Le Morte d'Arthur (?1470), a prose collection of Arthurian legends, translated from the French

Mal•o•ry

(ˈmæl ə ri)

n.
Sir Thomas, c1400–71, English author.
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Noun1.Malory - English writer who published a translation of romances about King Arthur taken from French and other sources (died in 1471)Malory - English writer who published a translation of romances about King Arthur taken from French and other sources (died in 1471)
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But the gentlemen persuaded Caxton until at last he undertook to "imprint a book of the noble histories of the said King Arthur and of certaine of his knights, after a copy unto me delivered, which copy Sir Thomas Malory tooke out of certaine bookes in the Frenche, and reduced it into English.
This is how Malory tells of the manner in which Arthur came to be king.
And so anon was the coronation made," Malory goes on to tell us, "and there was Arthur sworn unto his lords and to the commons for to be a true king, to stand with true justice from henceforth the days of his life.
Besides which, although nearly all the words Malory uses are words we still use, the spelling is a little different, and that makes it more difficult to read.
Malory made up none of the stories; as he himself tells us, he took them from French books, and in some of these French books the stories are told much better.
Saintsbury's well-considered Specimens of English Prose Style, from Malory to Macaulay (Kegan Paul), a volume, as we think, which bears fresh witness to the truth of the old remark that it takes a scholar indeed to make a [4] good literary selection, has its motive sufficiently indicated in the very original "introductory essay," which might well stand, along with the best of these extracts from a hundred or more deceased masters of English, as itself a document or standard, in the matter of prose style.
beloved great-grandmother of Malory and Julia; devoted daughter of the late Charles and Frances Walsh; dear sister of Jean (Carl) Scelzo and Beatrice (Ted) Graiber.
TN went on to complete a celebratory weekend in the capital by beating Malory Eagles 3-0 (25-18, 26-24, 25-17) - cementing them as this season's Super 8s champions.
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Even before Sterling and Malory Archer left behind their spy organization, ISIS, for narcotrafficking in "Archer" Season 5, subtitled "Vice," "Archer" has experimented with serial storytelling and storytelling variations on its James Bond spoof origins.
On an spring afternoon in 1978 in the loft of a church outside Cambridge, England, an organ tuner named Malory loses his virginity to a dyslexic math genius named Louiza.
1485: Morte D'Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory was published.