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Pages: 355
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This updated edition has been thoroughly revised to take account of recent scholarship and includes five new chapters.
A Companion to Old and Middle English Literature
Language: en
Pages: 433
Authors: Laura C. Lambdin, Robert T. Lambdin
Categories: Literary Criticism
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Presents nineteen chapters, each discussing a different genre, including riddles, balladry, romance, epic poetry, and beast fables.
A Companion to Medieval Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Corinne Saunders
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-12 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

MEDIEVAL POETRY In a series of original essays from leading literary scholars, this????Companion offers??a??chronological sweep of medieval poetry from Old English to the great genres of romance, narrative, and alliterative poetry of the 15th??century. Beginning in the Anglo-Saxon period, the volume explores the Old ??English ??language and its alliterative tradition,
A Companion to Ælfric
Language: en
Pages: 466
Authors: Hugh Magennis, Mary Swan
Categories: Literary Criticism
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This collection provides a new, authoritative and challenging study of the life and works of Ællfric of Eynsham, the most important vernacular religious writer in the history of Anglo-Saxon England.
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Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Michael Lapidge, Malcolm Godden, Simon Keynes
Categories: History
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In this volume, the 'Junius Manuscript', one of the most important manuscripts surviving from pre-Conquest England receives penetrating analysis by several scholars.