The Romance of Tristan

The Romance of Tristan

The Tale of Tristan’s Madness

Introduction by: Alan S. Fedrick
Translator: Alan S. Fedrick

  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140442304
  • 176 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult


This edition contains perhaps the earliest and most elemental version of the tragic legend of Tristan and Yseult in a distinguished prose translation. Alan S. Fredrick summarizes missing episodes and includes a translation of ‘The Tale of Tristan’s Madness.’

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The Romance of Tristan

The Romance of Tristan

Beroul, Introduction by: Alan S. Fedrick, Translator: Alan S. Fedrick

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