Ancrene Wisse: Volume I: A corrected edition of the text in Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 402, with variants from other manuscripts

Ancrene Wisse: Volume I: A corrected edition of the text in Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 402, with variants from other manuscripts

by Bella Millett
     
 

The early thirteenth century-guide for women recluses, Ancrene Wisse , is not only the major surviving work of early Middle English prose, and one which was influential throughout the medieval period; it was an important document in the history of European pastoral literature.See more details below

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The early thirteenth century-guide for women recluses, Ancrene Wisse , is not only the major surviving work of early Middle English prose, and one which was influential throughout the medieval period; it was an important document in the history of European pastoral literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780197223284
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/31/2006
Series:
Early English Text Society Original Series, #325
Pages:
450
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Vol 1
Preface Bibliography Text and Textual Commentary Critical Apparatus

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