WorldCat Identities

Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Overview
Works: 27 works in 207 publications in 8 languages and 10,407 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Arthurian romances  History  Sources  Folklore  Legends  Miscellanea  Biography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR2043, 823.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Norma Lorre Goodrich
King Arthur by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the existence of King Arthur as a historical person based on authoritative text
Merlin by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines an array of evidence and argument drawn from years of dedicated scholarship and detective work to recover a great man of the Arthurian age
Medieval myths by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and Korean and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of seven of the great medieval legends - the stories of Beowulf; Peredur, son of York; Roland; Berta of Hungary; Sigfried; Prince Igor; and the Cid
The Holy Grail by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World where miracles occurred; a world that shunned crass materialism and drew an ordinary person up from his painful everyday life. Knowledge of the Grail was a quest everyone could, in imitation of his royal lords, kings, and great queens, undertake quietly, silently, and humbly. Bringing together worshipers of the disciple John with followers of the Talmud, the Grail quest reconciled the majesty of deity with the misery of humanity establishing an aristocracy of the
Guinevere by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation into the historical woman, Guinevere, believed the legend of King Arthur's queen
Giono: master of fictional modes by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his death in October 1970, Jean Giono's reputation as a major French novelist has steadily increased. In order to treat most powerfully the essential nature of modern man confronted with the worst problems of the twentieth century, he adapted into prose the tried and true literary modes: the epic, the pastoral, Greek tragedy, Shakespearean tragedy, and autobiography. In Giono's work the old modes and familiar forms continue to fulfill the age-old functions of great literature: we see the Christian epic suddenly made relevant to everyday life or the pagan epic re-explain modern male savagery. In Giono's hands the novel explains man to himself, shows man more clearly the world about him, and offers to men everywhere renewed courage and hope.Originally published in 1973.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Heroines : demigoddess, prima donna, movie star by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bestselling author of Medieval Myths and Ancient Myths traces the core archetypes of women in ancient history and shows how their stories have reappeared through the ages. A fascinating read, sure to restore a place in history for these women next to their better-known male counterparts
The ways of love; eleven romances of medieval France by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and French and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Priestesses by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Priestesses discusses the matriarchel societies of the past-- Amazons, Cumaean Sibyl of Rome, David priestesses, Vestal virgins, etc
Myths of the hero by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles of Orleans; a study of themes in his French and in his English poetry by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles, duke of Orleans; a literary biography by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and French and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange life of the Duke of Orleans, captured at Agincourt, who spent twenty-five years as a prisoner yet won fame as a lover, poet and statesman
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although many versions of the Arthurian legends exist, Malory's remains the classic telling. The tales, steeped in the magic of Merlin, and the powerful cords of the chivalric code
The doctor and Maria Theresa by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who planted trees by Jean Giono( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Elzeard Bouffier, a man of great simplicity and determination. He travels to Provence, in southeastern France and there alone with his sheep and dog, he builds a stone house and daily plants one hundred acorns
King Arthur (475-542) by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven romances of medieval France( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mythen uit de oudheid by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles : Duke of Orleans by Norma Lorre Goodrich( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Home que plantava arbres by Jean Giono( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Catalan and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Goodrich, Norma L.

Lorre-Goodrich, Norma

Languages
English (137)

Italian (17)

French (7)

German (6)

Spanish (6)

Catalan (1)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

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MerlinMedieval mythsThe Holy GrailGuineverePriestessesMyths of the heroThe man who planted trees