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People/Characters: Elaine

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All the Best Men by Cassandra Dee
Alternate Realities by C. J. Cherryhazi
Awaken, My Love (Brava Historical Romance) by Robin Schonenot in English Common Knowledge
Back in the Marriage Bed by Penny Jordan
Bad Brains by Kathe Koja
Bestiarius T04 by Masasumi Kakizakinot in English Common Knowledge
Bestiarius T05 by Masasumi Kakizakinot in English Common Knowledge
Bestiarius Vol.2 by Kakizaki Masasuminot in English Common Knowledge
Bestiarius Vol.3 by Kakizaki Masasuminot in English Common Knowledge
Breakdown by Katherine Amt Hanna
Brother's Best Friend is Back by Eva Luxe
Cinderella After Midnight by Mary Burchell
Dark Towers of Fog Island by Marilyn Ross
The Dead Lady of Clown Town by Cordwainer Smith
Death is the Cure by Nicola Slade
Deceit by Peter Darvill-Evans
Deserves To Die (An Alvarez & Pescoli Novel) by Lisa Jackson
Devil's Kiss by Sarwat Chadda
The Devil's Music by Jane Rusbridge
Drown by Junot Díaz
Enemy of God by Bernard Cornwellnot in English Common Knowledge
The Familiar, Volume 1: One Rainy Day in May by Mark Z. Danielewski
The Familiar, Volume 2: Into the Forest by Mark Z. Danielewski
The Familiar, Volume 4: Hades by Mark Z. Danielewski
Fowl Prey by Mary Daheim
Generation M by Paul Jenkins
The Great Pretender by James Atlas
Happy Endings by Paul Cornell
Insatiable by Morgan Hawke
The Legend in Autumn by Persia Woolley
Lovingly Alice by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Magician King by Lev Grossman
The Mirror's Tale by P. W. Catanese
Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
Music for Torching by A. M. Homes
Natural Born Charmer by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
The Photograph by Penelope Lively
Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Almia: Prima Official Game Guide (Prima Official Game Guides) by Lawrence Neves
Port Eternity by C. J. Cherryhazi
Pulp by Robin Talley
Der Roboter, der aussah wie ich [Kurzgeschichte] by Robert Sheckleynot in English Common Knowledge
Romancing the Stone [1984 film] by Robert ZemeckisMary Ellen Trainor
Sex Criminals, Vol. 3: Three the Hard Way by Matt Fraction
Sweet Submission by Sasha Gold
Taliesin by Stephen R. Lawhead
A Trace of Memory by Elizabeth Baileynot in English Common Knowledge
True to the Highlander by Barbara Longley
An Unkindness of Ravens by Ruth RendellARRIA member
The Winter House by Nicci Gerrardnot in English Common Knowledge
The Winter King by Bernard Cornwellnot in English Common Knowledge
Witch of the North by Courtway Jones
Zachary's Virgin by Catherine Spencer

Character description

Elaine was the name of several different characters in Arthurian legends. The most frequent was Elaine of Astolat, also called Elaine the Fair or the Lily Maid of Astolat, a young woman who pines with unrequited love for Sir Lancelot. She's called The Lady of Shalott in Lord Alfred Tennyson's poem with this title. Another is Elaine of Corbenic, "The Grail Maiden," daughter of King Pelles and the mother of Sir Galahad by Lancelot.

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