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Mordred

Illustration of the final battle between King Arthur and Mordred by N.C. Wyeth

King Arthur and Mordred from The Boy’s King Arthur, 1922

Mordred is a character in the Arthurian Legend sometimes referred as King Arthur’s son, sometimes as his nephew. He was responsible the downfall of King Arthur. Arthur defeated and killed Mordred in the final battle – the Battle of Camlann but he was fatally wounded as well.

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