Old English Literature: A Short Introduction / Edition 1

Old English Literature: A Short Introduction / Edition 1

by Daniel Donoghue
     
 

This beginner's guide to Old English literature is divided into sections on the representative &'grave;figures' from Anglo-Saxon culture: the vow, the hall, the miracle, the pulpit and the scholar'. The discussion of themes and style crosses genres, including epic, laments, homilies, charters, biblical worlks, laments and riddles.See more details below

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This beginner's guide to Old English literature is divided into sections on the representative &'grave;figures' from Anglo-Saxon culture: the vow, the hall, the miracle, the pulpit and the scholar'. The discussion of themes and style crosses genres, including epic, laments, homilies, charters, biblical worlks, laments and riddles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631234869
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/31/2004
Series:
Wiley Blackwell Introductions to Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
162
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations.

Introduction.

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List of Abbreviations.

1. The Vow.

2. The Hall.

3. The Miracle.

4. The Pulpit.

5. The Scholar.

Notes.

Furthur Reading.

Index.

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