Reprinted in paperback in 1995 in the Everyman series, this is a comprehensive edition of extant Anglo-Saxon poetry with introduction, bibliography and index, designed for the general reader.
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Table of Contents
Three Early Poems: Caedmon's Hymn, The Ruthwell Cross Inscription; Bede's Death Song. Junius II: Genesis, Exodus, Daniel, Christ and Satan. The Vercelli Book: Andreas; The Fates of the Apostles; The Dream of the Rood; Elene. The Exeter Book: Christ I (The Advent Lyrics); Christ II (The Ascension); Christ III (The Judgement); Guthlac A; Guthlac B; The Phoenix; Juliana; The Wanderer; The Gifts of Men; The Seafarer; Widsith; The Fortunes of Men; Maxims I; Soul and Body II; Deor; Wulf and Eadwacer; Riddles; The Wife's Lament; Resignation; The Descent into Hell; Alms-Giving; Riddle; The Husband's Message; The Ruin. Cotton Vitellius A VX: Beowulf; Judith. Poems from Other Manuscripts: The Battle of Finnsburh; Waldere; Maxims II; The Battle of Brunanburgh; The Battle of Maldon; Judgement Day II; The Benedictine Office (Prime): The Lord's Prayer, The Creed, Fragments of Psalms, The Metrical Charms: For unfruitful land, A journey charm.