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The illiterate Anglo-Saxon and other essays on education, medieval and modern.

John William Adamson

The illiterate Anglo-Saxon and other essays on education, medieval and modern.

by John William Adamson

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Medieval -- Great Britain.,
    • Education -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA93 .A3 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination167 p.
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5042186M
      ISBN 100841429561
      LC Control Number74001485
      OCLC/WorldCa815073

      This book contains modern alliterative, strong-stress poetic translations of all of the Old English (OE) poems in the six volumes of The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records (ASPR), edited by George Philip Krapp and Elliott Van Kirk Dobbie (), plus additional OE poems identified or discovered after the publication of ASPR. The entire corpus of /5(11). The Anglo-Saxon period consisted of literature that was retained in memory. The major influence of the literature up until the Norman Conquest was mainly of the religious kind. "Distinguished, highly literate churchmen (Abrams 4) the Ecclesiastical History of England remains our "most important source of knowledge about the Anglo-Saxon period" (4).

      Anglo-Saxon Sermons. Aelfric was the most notable writer of Anglo-Saxon sermons. His most important work the Colloquy tells about the triumph of Christianity in England.. Riddles. The Exeter book contains about a Anglo-Saxon riddles translated from Latin.. Presentation. Reflecting the profound impact of critical theory on the study of the humanities, this collection of original essays examines the texts and artifacts of the Anglo-Saxon period through key theoretical terms such as ‘ethnicity’ and ‘gender’. Explores the interplay between critical theory and Anglo-Saxon studies Theoretical framework will appeal to specialist scholars as well as those new.

      Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Danish, and Danish dominance lasted until the Norman invasion of The period is known both as the Anglo-Saxon period and the Old English period. Anglo-Saxon literary culture was multi-lingual. The inhabitants of Britain spoke Celtic, Saxon, . The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: Introduction Contents: if we except the sacred annals of the Jews, contained in the several books of the Old Testament, there is no other work extant, ancient or modern, which exhibits at one view a regular and chronological panorama of a PEOPLE, described in rapid succession by different writers, through so many.


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