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Cain, Christopher M.

A History of Old English Literature

Cain, Christopher M. - A History of Old English Literature, ebook

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This revised edition of A History of Old English Literature draws extensively on the latest scholarship to have evolved over the last decade. The text incorporates additional material throughout, including two new chapters on Anglo-Saxon manuscripts and incidental and marginal texts.

  • This revised edition responds to the renewed historicism in medieval studies
  • Provides wide-ranging coverage, including Anglo-Latin literature as well as non-canonical writings
  • Includes new chapters on manuscripts and on marginal and incidental texts
  • Incorporates expanded coverage of legal texts and scientific and scholastic texts, now treated in separate chapters
  • Demonstrates that the field of Anglo-Saxon studies is uniquely placed to contribute to current literary debates

Keywords: Old, Middle & Medieval English Literature, Anglo-Saxon, Medieval, riddle, Beowulf, liturgical text, lyric poetry, Germanic legend, Alfredian literature

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
2
Series
Blackwell History of Literature
Page amount
504 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118441121
Printed ISBN
9781118453230

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