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
The Bible played a crucial role in shaping Anglo-Saxon national and cultural identity. However, access to Biblical texts was necessarily limited to very few individuals in Medieval England. In this bo
ISBN10 : 1441150935 , ISBN13 : 9781441150936
Page Number : 208
First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
ISBN10 : 1317758900 , ISBN13 : 9781317758907
Page Number : 400
Preaching the Converted provides a sustained literary analysis of The Vercelli Book?s prose homilies and demonstrates that they employ rhetorical techniques commonly associated with vernacular verse.
ISBN10 : 9780802091581 , ISBN13 : 080209158X
Page Number : 348
ISBN10 : 1442666293 , ISBN13 : 9781442666290
Page Number : 360
The Junius Manuscript
ISBN10 : 9780231515955 , ISBN13 : 0231515952
Page Number : 247
It would be difficult to overestimate the importance of the Bible in the medieval world. For the Anglo-Saxons, literary culture emerged from sustained and intensive biblical study. Further, at least t
ISBN10 : 0802098541 , ISBN13 : 9780802098542
Page Number : 397
'An excellent introduction to Old English. The reader is complete with excellent translations; and the grammar part is clear and suitable for an undergraduate or graduate student.
ISBN10 : 9780814315101 , ISBN13 : 0814315100
Page Number : 304