Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail


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Enter the extraordinary world of Arthurian legend in an adventure overflowing with knightly chivalry, the danger of jousting and the warmth of true love. But the Legend of Parzival is more than the tale of one knight's epic journey to find the elusive Holy Grail; along the way Parzival faces a challenging journey of self-discovery. He must conquer his ignorance and pride, and learn humility and compassion before he is finally worthy of becoming a Grail Knight.

This accessible prose retelling of the medieval German epic brings the wonderful story of the Arthurian knight (known variously as Parzival, Parsifal and Percival) to life for today's readers, while faithfully preserving the story, characters and tone of Wolfram von Eschenbach's thirteenth century narrative poem.

In Steiner-Waldorf education, Parzival's quest is seen as a metaphor for the difficult journey through life, which speaks strongly to the adolescent, and its study is at the heart of the Class 11 curriculum. As a hugely experienced Steiner-Waldorf teacher, Robin Cook's engaging retelling will provide valuable inspiration for other teachers and students, as well as enjoyment and enrichment for all readers.
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Title: Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail

Author(s): ROBIN COOK

Categories: Grail,

Publisher: Steiner Schools Fellowship Publications: 2018

ISBN Number: 1782504966

ISBN Number 13: 9781782504962

Seller ID: 15116

Keywords: Grail Grail - Juvenile literature Literature Parsifal START Grail,