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An epic poem of the fall of kings, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author of Unbound’s Sir Gawain

Digital

4 pledges

Digital edition only with your name in the back

Hardback

65 pledges

Limited edition Hardback with your name in the back and one digital edition only

Collector's

86 pledges

One Hardback signed by the author, with your name in the back, and one digital edition only.

Double Signed

7 pledges

Two Collector's Hardbacks, signed by the author, with two different supporter names in the back, and two digital editions.

Agincourt Arthur

8 pledges

All to Collector's level plus boxed set of 16 greetings cards featuring drawings by the author, some of which appear in the book

King Arthur Print

3 pledges

All to Collector's level plus Artists’ Guild Quality giclee print of illustration from the book showing King Arthur, signed by the author and ready for framing.

20 available

Medieval Banquet

Join Michael at a three-course Medieval Banquet in the heart of London plus a signed hardback, a giclée print of King Arthur and Mordred plus the digital edition and your name in the book
Travel not included, date TBC

Personalised Illuminated Letter

Everything to Collector’s Level PLUS a hand-cut illuminated letter, cut by Michael and featuring your initial and printed Blue and Red. Depending on the initial chosen, a black and white version of your letter might also feature in the book! (Letter G shown as a rough example). You will be contacted about your chosen letter closer to publication.
Only 8 available

Hand-Painted Shield: The Viscount of Valence / Sold out

1 pledge

Hand-Painted Shield: Sir Priamus

All to Signed level plus this ORIGINAL, hand-drawn, hand-painted (egg-based inks) and signed by the author, shield featuring the ACTUAL heraldic designs described in the original poem.
Unique: Only one available

Hand-Painted Shield: Mordred

All to signed level plus this ORIGINAL, hand-drawn, hand-painted (egg-based inks) and signed by the author, shield featuring the ACTUAL heraldic designs described in the original poem.
Unique: Only one available

Hand-Painted Shield: King Arthur

All to signed level plus this ORIGINAL, hand-drawn, hand-painted (egg-based inks) and signed by the author, shield featuring the ACTUAL heraldic designs described in the original poem.
Unique: Only one available

Hand-Painted Shield: Pagan of Persia

All to Signedlevel plus this ORIGINAL, hand-drawn, hand-painted (egg-based inks) and signed by the author, shield featuring the ACTUAL heraldic designs described in the original poem.
Unique, only one available

The Collapse of Guinevere

Everything to the King Arthur signed Level plus an ORIGINAL linocut of one of the B/W illustrations in the book, hand pressed in two colours and signed by the author, on 250gsm Somerset Velvet paper, ready for framing (printed area 12" x 12"). Print captures the moment when King Arthur tells his queen that he is to depart to fight the Roman Emperor.
Only one available

Giant of Mont St Michel

Everything to the King Arthur signed Level plus an ORIGINAL linocut of one of the B/W illustrations in the book, hand pressed in two colours and signed by the author, on 250gsm Somerset Velvet paper, ready for framing (printed area 12" x 12"). Print captures the horrific Giant of Mont St Michel whose grotesque appearance and behaviour confronts Arthur when he lands in France.
Only one available

The Dream of Arthur

Everything to the King Arthur Signed Level plus an ORIGINAL linocut of one of the B/W illustrations in the book, hand pressed in two colours and signed by the author, on 250gsm Somerset Velvet paper, ready for framing (printed area 12" x 12"). Print captures King Arthur when he wakes from his dream, deeply troubled by its meaning.
Only one available

Anger of Gawain

Everything to the King Arthur Signed Level plus an ORIGINAL linocut of one of the B/W illustrations in the book, hand pressed in two colours and signed by the author, on 250gsm Somerset Velvet paper, ready for framing (printed area 12" x 12"). Print captures the anger of Sir Gawain when he meets the Roman Emperor, Lucius
Only one available

The Siege of Metz

Everything to the King Arthur Signed Level plus an ORIGINAL linocut of one of The Siege of Metz, hand pressed in three colours and signed by the author, on 250gsm Somerset Velvet paper, ready for framing (printed area 12" x 12"). Only one colour version of this print exists (no more will ever be printed) – and is shown being printed in one of the Author’s Updates. A black and white version of this print appears in the book.
Only one available

Author Visit

Michael will visit your reading or writing group (UK) to give a talk on translating mediaeval English alliterative poetry and answer your questions. Includes 5 hardback editions that Michael will sign on the day.

2 available

Arthur Crown

10 copies of the hardback, all to Signed level, plus your name in the front as main patron.

Only 1 available