Het boek Merlijn, in 1977 teruggevonden in de nalatenschap van de auteur, sluit rechtstreeks aan op de vier boeken die te zamen Arthur, koning voor eens en altijd (P1261) vormen. Aan de vooravond van de beslissende slag krijgt Koning Arthur levensles van de oude Merlijn. Arthur zal sterven, maar zijn geest zal voortleven: koning voor eens en altijd.
Het boek Merlijn / T.H. White
Terence H. White
Max Schuchart
Original language
Original title
The book of Merlyn
Antwerpen: Het Spectrum, [2011] | Other editions
112 p.
9789031503063 (paperback)

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About Terence H. White

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Terence Hanbury "Tim" White (29 May 1906 – 17 January 1964) was an English author best known for his Arthurian novels, published together in 1958 as The Once and Future King. One of his most memorable is the first of the series, The Sword in the Stone, published as a stand-alone book in 1938.

Early life

White was born in Bombay, British India, to Garrick Hanbury White, a superintendent in the Indian police, and Constance Edith Southcote Aston. White had a troubled childhood, with an alcoholic father and an emotionally cold mother, and his parents separated when he was 14.

Education and teaching

White went to Cheltenham College in Gloucestershire, a public school, and Queens' College, Cambridge, where he was tutored by the scholar and occasional author L. J. (Leonard) Potts. Potts became a lifelong friend and corres…Read more on Wikipedia