The Hymns of the Anglo-Saxon Church: A Study and Edition of the 'Durham Hymnal'

The Hymns of the Anglo-Saxon Church: A Study and Edition of the 'Durham Hymnal'

by Inge B. Milfull
     
 

This 1996 book provides a study and critical edition of the corpus of hymns sung by English monks and canons before the Norman Conquest.See more details below

Overview

This 1996 book provides a study and critical edition of the corpus of hymns sung by English monks and canons before the Norman Conquest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521462525
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/05/1996
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England Series, #17
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Sources of the Anglo-Saxon hymnals; 2. The transmission of hymns in Anglo-Saxon manuscripts; 3. The language of the 'Durham Hymnal Gloss'; 4. Musical notation in the Anglo-Saxon hymnals; 5. Editorial procedures; Text, translation, commentary and apparatus; Appendices; Bibliography; General index to the introduction; Index of hymns incipits; Table of hymn numbers; Indexes.

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