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Literature cycle

Groups of stories grouped around common figures, based on mythical figures or loosely on historic ones. The most famous is the Arthurian cycle[?], the stories of King Arthur, Lancelot and the Knights of the Round Table. Also there is a Charlemagne cycle[?], the Robin Hood cycle[?],...

Irish literature[?] includes four cycles, Fenian cycle[?], the tales of Finn mac Cool and the Fiana[?]; the mythological cycle[?]; the historical cycle[?]; and the Ulster cycle[?], the tales of Cu Chulain[?].

The York cycle[?] of mystery plays described the entire history of salvation in 47 plays that were developed in York in the 14th through 16th centuries.



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