Lancelot du lak: introduced into [surviving] lit tradition by troyes 1170 in the knight of the. Cart; german version a couple decades later lanzelet, 1194-1204. First quarter of 1100s relief arch has artus from britain , winlogee or guenivere, kidnapped by mardoc or mordred, saved by arthur. Trope of lancelot saving the queen from abduction. Malory introduces lancelot as a child, via merlin: young lancelot shall take revenge on king. Claudas and will be the most man of worship of the world. Balanced by the intro of guen as a child merlin warns arthur that the two will be in love. The noble tale of the sangrail: this version has lancelot more as the role of perceval. More religious language, intense holiness of the grail; lancelot acts as a servant, not to take the grail. He is not holy enough for the grail and his kind of hit in the face with heat.