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Fulk, R. D. (Robert Dennis)
A history of Old English literature / R. D. Fulk and Christopher M. Cain
Second edition
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons, 2013
book jacket
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 4th Floor  PR173 .F85 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism
Christian hagiography -- History -- To 1500
Physical Description xi, 492 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Note "with a chapter on saints' legends by Rachel S. Anderson"--t.p.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-480) and index
Contents Introduction: Anglo-Saxon England and its literature: a social history -- The chronology and varieties of Old English literature -- Anglo-Saxon manuscripts -- Literature of the Alfredian period -- Homilies -- Saints' legends (Rachel S. Anderson) -- Biblical literature -- Liturgical and devotional texts -- Legal texts -- Scientific and scholastic texts -- Wisdom literature and lyric poetry -- Germanic legend and heroic lay -- Additions, annotations, and marginalia -- Conclusion: Making Old English new: Anglo-Saxonism and the cultural work of Old English literature
NOTE 531124
Series Blackwell histories of literature
Alternate Author Cain, Christopher M

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