A Guide to Old English

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A Guide to Old English

A Guide to Old English

A comprehensive introduction to Old English, combining simple, clear philology with the best literary works to provide a compelling and accessible beginners’ guide. Provides a comprehensive introduction to Old English Uses a practical approach suited to the needs of the beginning student Features selections from the greatest works of Old English literature, organized from simple to more challenging texts to keep pace with the reader Includes a discussion of Anglo-Saxon literature, history, and culture, and a bibliography directing readers to useful publications on the subject Updated throughout with new material including the first 25 lines from Beowulf with detailed annotation and an explanation of Grimm’s and Verner’s laws

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A Guide to Old English
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Bruce Mitchell, Fred C. Robinson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-07 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A comprehensive introduction to Old English, combining simple, clear philology with the best literary works to provide a compelling and accessible beginners’ guide. Provides a comprehensive introduction to Old English Uses a practical approach suited to the needs of the beginning student Features selections from the greatest works of Old
A Tolkien English Glossary A Guide to Old Uncommon and Archaic Words Used in the Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Oliver Loo
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-12 - Publisher: Lulu.com

The book contains over 1100 words and is intended to be a quick reference guide for the reader of The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings, where old, uncommon and archaic words can be quickly looked up and their meaning made clear. Draught for example occurs 35 times in
A Guide to Old Literary Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Jerold C. Frakes
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book is a comprehensive introductory manual that guides beginners to a functional reading knowledge of late medieval and early modern Yiddish (c.1100-1750). It is the first such manual to exist for that language, whose early literary tradition comprises a range of genres as broad as other contemporary European literary
The Cambridge Companion to Old English Literature
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Malcolm Godden, Michael Lapidge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion has been thoroughly revised to take account of recent scholarship and to provide a clear and accessible introduction for those encountering Old English literature for the first time. Including seventeen essays by distinguished scholars, this new edition provides a discussion of the literature of the period 600 to
Introduction to Old English
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Richard Hogg
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-17 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

An student's introduction to the first centuries in the history of the English language.