Suggests that Tolkien’s legendarium is in some ways modeled on the Arthurian story and that he had the Matter of Britain in mind as he worked on his own stories.
"J. R. R. Tolkien and the Matter of Britain,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 23
, Article 5.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol23/iss1/5