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
This book throws light on the debate about the 'orality' or 'literacy' of Old English verse, whether it was transmitted orally or written down.
ISBN10 : 9780521375504 , ISBN13 : 0521375509
Page Number : 204
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : STANFORD:36105017579397
Page Number : 73
Explores how a Christian notion of freedom incurring responsibility was a component of identity, examining secular writings, liturgy, canon and civil law, chronicle, dialogue, and hagiography to analy
ISBN10 : 0802097073 , ISBN13 : 9780802097071
Page Number : 300
The Anglo-Saxons placed a great deal of importance on wisdom and learning, something Beowulf makes dramatically clear when he uses his 'wordhord' to command respect and admiration from his friends and
ISBN10 : 9780802048226 , ISBN13 : 0802048226
Page Number : 359
Seven original essays on the theory, practice and future of editing Old English verse.
ISBN10 : 9780859914697 , ISBN13 : 0859914690
Page Number : 126
Recognizing the dramatic changes in Old English studies over the past generation, this up-to-date anthology gathers twenty-one outstanding contemporary critical writings on the prose and poetry of Ang
ISBN10 : 9780300129113 , ISBN13 : 0300129114
Page Number : 528
Pioneering examination of the Old English version of Bede's Historia ecclesiastica and its reception in the middle ages, from a theoretically informed, multi-disciplinary perspective.
ISBN10 : 1843842734 , ISBN13 : 9781843842736
Page Number : 257
An important source of information for the reign of Edward the Confessor, with a unique political perspective on the ascendency of Godwine and his sons.
ISBN10 : 9780859914918 , ISBN13 : 0859914917
Page Number : 150
Ideal for students, this collection of fifteen specially commissioned essays covers all aspects of Anglo-Saxon literature from 600-1066.
ISBN10 : 9780521377942 , ISBN13 : 0521377943
Page Number : 298