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Questions about the English writer Thomas Malory (c. 1415 – 1471) and his work. Malory is credited with writing 'Le Morte d'Arthur' (The Death of Arthur), a prose work based on sources such as Geoffrey of Monmouth's 'History of the Kings of Britain', and two anonymous English works called the 'Alliterative Morte Arthure' and the 'Stanzaic Morte Arthur'.

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Do we know Merlin enchanted the sword/stone thing?

In Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur it's very heavily implied that Merlin enchanted the stone and the sword in it so it only could be pulled out by the true king of Britain/Arthur: the day came when the ...