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Wrote in the 1100s

Chretien de Troyes

1

Wrote in 800

Nennius

2

Wrote in 1170

Andreas Capellanus

3

Wrote in 1485

Sir Thomas Malory

4

Wrote in 1385

Geoffrey of Monmouth

5

Wrote Historia Regum Britanniae

Geoffrey of Monmouth

6

Wrote Le Morte D'Arthur

Sir Thomas Malory

7

Wrote Historia Brittonum

Nennius

8

Added military elements for King Arthur

Nennius

9

Wrote a 21 collection book

Sir Thomas Malory

10

Wrote for Marie of Troyes

Andreas Capellanus

11

Introduced the holy grail

Chrétien de Troyes

12

Elevated Arthur's heroic stature

Geoffrey of Monmouth

13

Made a great contribution to the Arthurian legend

Sir Thomas Malory

14

Introduced Guinevere

Chrétien de Troyes

15

Discusses courtly love

Andreas Capellanus

16

Reinforced Arthur as a Christian hero

Chrétien de Troyes

17

Added. King Arthur defeating the Saxons in England

Ennius

18

Added his supernatural birth and death by his own kindred

Geoffrey of Monmouth