An index of the homilies (not the texts), including the homilies of Aelfric, Wulfstan and the Blickling and Vercelli codices, allowing both the researcher and the general reader to range more freely a
ISBN10 : 9781898281054 , ISBN13 : 189828105X
Page Number : 122
Reading Old English Texts focuses on the critical methods currently being used and developed for reading and analyzing writings in Old English. It is the first collection of its kind in the field and
ISBN10 : 9780521469708 , ISBN13 : 0521469708
Page Number : 231
Anglo-Saxon England embraces all the main aspects of study of Anglo-Saxon history and culture.
ISBN10 : 9780521883436 , ISBN13 : 0521883431
Page Number : 340
The Vercelli Book is one of the oldest surviving collections of Old English homilies and poems, compiled in England in the tenth century. Preaching the Converted provides a sustained literary analysis
ISBN10 : 144269131X , ISBN13 : 9781442691315
Page Number : 320
"The role of pastoral care reconsidered in the context of major changes within the Anglo-Saxon church"--Provided by publisher.
ISBN10 : 9781843831563 , ISBN13 : 1843831562
Page Number : 152
Covering the whole medieval period but identifying the decades around 1200 as decisive, this study shows how marriage symbolism emerged from the world of texts to become a social force affecting ordin
ISBN10 : 0198208219 , ISBN13 : 9780198208211
Page Number : 322
This volume surveys the interpretation of St. Paul by patristic and medieval exegetes. It also examines the use of Paul by medieval reformers, canon lawyers, and spiritual teachers and Paul’s portra
ISBN10 : 9004236716 , ISBN13 : 9789004236714
Page Number : 509
This volume is framed by articles that throw interesting light on the achievement and reputation of the greatest of Anglo-Saxon kings - Alfred.
ISBN10 : 9780521652032 , ISBN13 : 0521652030
Page Number : 438
First full study of the homilies of Archbishop Wulfstan, bringing out their most characteristic themes and concerns.
ISBN10 : 1843842564 , ISBN13 : 9781843842569
Page Number : 194
New Readings in the Vercelli Book addresses central questions concerning the manuscript's intended use, mode of compilation, and purpose, and offers a variety of approaches on such topics as orthograp
ISBN10 : 080209869X , ISBN13 : 9780802098696
Page Number : 426