At Totnes Constantin the fair and all his host came
ashore; thither came the bold man—­well
was he brave!—­and with him two thousand
knights such as no king po...
The English poet Layamon (active ca. 1200), or Lawman, is best known for his "Brut," an important work in the development of the Arthurian legend.In the beginning of his long Historia Brutonum, or Bru...