Geoffrey Thomas Leslie ASHE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1923-03-29
Education St Paul's, Univ of British Columbia (BA), Univ of Cambridge (MA)
Books & Publications Publications incl: King Arthur's Avalon: The Story of Glastonbury (1957, new edn 1992), From Caesar to Arthur (1960), Land to the West: St Brendan's Voyage to America (1962), The Land and the Book: Israel, the Perennial Nation (1965), Gandhi: A Study in Revolution (1968, new edn 2000), The Quest for Arthur's Britain (ed and contrib, 1 edn 1968), Camelot and the Vision of Albion (1971), The Quest for America (ed and contrib, 1971), Do What You Will: A History of Anti-Morality (1974, re-published as The Hell-Fire Clubs: A History of Anti-Morality 2000), The Finger and the Moon (novel, 1973, new edn 2004), The Virgin: Mary's Cult and the Re-Emergence of the Goddess (1976, new edn 1988), The Ancient Wisdom (1977), Miracles (1978), A Guidebook to Arthurian Britain (1980, re-published as A Traveller's Guide to Arthurian Britain 1997), A Certain Very Ancient Book: Traces of an Arthurian Source in Geoffrey of Monmouth's History (article in Speculum: The Journal of the Medieval Academy of America, 1981), Kings and Queens of Early Britain (1982, new edn 2000), Avalonian Quest (1982), The Discovery of King Arthur (1985, new edn 2003), The Arthurian Encyclopedia (ed and contrib, 1986), The Landscape of King Arthur (1987), The Arthurian Handbook (collaborator, 1990), Mythology of the British Isles (1990, new edn 2002), King Arthur: The Dream of a Golden Age (1990), The New Arthurian Encyclopedia (ed and contrib, 1991), Dawn Behind the Dawn (1992), Atlantis: Lost Lands, Ancient Wisdom (1992), The Book of Prophecy: From Ancient Greece to the Millennium (1999, new edn 2002), The Encyclopedia of Prophecy (2001), Merlin (2002), Labyrinths and Mazes (2003), Merlin: The Prophet and his History (2006), The Offbeat Radicals (2007); author of numerous articles in periodicals
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Geoffrey Ashe, Esq, MBE
Career admin asst Ford of Canada 1952-54, lectr in mgmnt studies The Polytechnic London 1956-62, co-fndr and sec Camelot Research Ctee 1965-74, full-time writer and lectr 1968-; visiting prof 1980-97: Univ of Southern Mississippi, Univ of Minnesota Duluth, Portland State Univ, Univ of Alabama Birmingham, Univ of New Mexico; memb: Medieval Acad of America, Int Arthurian Soc, Labour Party; FRSL 1963
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