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The Resource Old English literature ; : twenty-two analytical essays, edited by Martin Stevens [and] Jerome Mandel

Old English literature ; : twenty-two analytical essays, edited by Martin Stevens [and] Jerome Mandel

Label
Old English literature ; : twenty-two analytical essays
Title
Old English literature ;
Title remainder
twenty-two analytical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Stevens [and] Jerome Mandel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ang
  • eng
Summary
This book of twenty-two essays is designed for the student of Old English literature. Its aim is to enlarge his background and to suggest various approaches to his reading of the earliest vernacular literature in our culture. - Preface
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DLC
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1927-
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Stevens, Martin
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Mandel, Jerome
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  • English literature
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • English literature
Label
Old English literature ; : twenty-two analytical essays, edited by Martin Stevens [and] Jerome Mandel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The making of an Anglo-Saxon poem
  • Robert P. Creed
  • The oral-formulaic analyses of Old English verse
  • Robert D. Stevick
  • Analysis of stylistic devices and effects in Anglo-Saxon literature
  • R.F. Leslie
  • Syntactic analysis and Old English poetry
  • Stanley B. Greenfield
  • [2.]
  • Interpretations of prose works:
  • [1.]
  • Thematic unity in the story of Cynewulf and Cyneheard
  • Tom H. Towers
  • The accounts of Ohthere and Wulfstan
  • Eleanor Duckett
  • Ælfric and Wulfstan
  • Stanley B. Greenfield
  • [3.]
  • Interpretations of poems:
  • Caedmon's Hymn
  • Bernard F. Huppé
  • Language, versification, and critical approaches:
  • The wanderer: theme and structure
  • R.F. Leslie
  • Dramatic voices in The wanderer and The seafarer
  • John C. Pope
  • The interpretation of The seafarer
  • Dorothy Whitelock
  • The form of Deor
  • Morton W. Bloomfield
  • Another view of the Old English Wife's lament
  • Rudolph C. Bambas
  • Old English
  • Maldon and the Óláfsdrápa: a historical caveat
  • J.B. Bessinger, Jr.
  • An approach to The dream of the rood
  • J.A. Burrow
  • The form of The phoenix
  • N.F. Blake
  • The audience of Beowulf
  • Dorothy Whitelock
  • The subjectivity of the style of Beowulf
  • G. Storms
  • G.L. Brook
  • The digressions in Beowulf: the Finn and Heathobards episodes
  • Adrien Bonjour
  • The Old Germanic verse form
  • W.P. Lehmann
  • The authority of Old English poetical manuscripts
  • Kenneth Sisam
Control code
225774
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Lccn
68011565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)497500
Label
Old English literature ; : twenty-two analytical essays, edited by Martin Stevens [and] Jerome Mandel
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The making of an Anglo-Saxon poem
  • Robert P. Creed
  • The oral-formulaic analyses of Old English verse
  • Robert D. Stevick
  • Analysis of stylistic devices and effects in Anglo-Saxon literature
  • R.F. Leslie
  • Syntactic analysis and Old English poetry
  • Stanley B. Greenfield
  • [2.]
  • Interpretations of prose works:
  • [1.]
  • Thematic unity in the story of Cynewulf and Cyneheard
  • Tom H. Towers
  • The accounts of Ohthere and Wulfstan
  • Eleanor Duckett
  • Ælfric and Wulfstan
  • Stanley B. Greenfield
  • [3.]
  • Interpretations of poems:
  • Caedmon's Hymn
  • Bernard F. Huppé
  • Language, versification, and critical approaches:
  • The wanderer: theme and structure
  • R.F. Leslie
  • Dramatic voices in The wanderer and The seafarer
  • John C. Pope
  • The interpretation of The seafarer
  • Dorothy Whitelock
  • The form of Deor
  • Morton W. Bloomfield
  • Another view of the Old English Wife's lament
  • Rudolph C. Bambas
  • Old English
  • Maldon and the Óláfsdrápa: a historical caveat
  • J.B. Bessinger, Jr.
  • An approach to The dream of the rood
  • J.A. Burrow
  • The form of The phoenix
  • N.F. Blake
  • The audience of Beowulf
  • Dorothy Whitelock
  • The subjectivity of the style of Beowulf
  • G. Storms
  • G.L. Brook
  • The digressions in Beowulf: the Finn and Heathobards episodes
  • Adrien Bonjour
  • The Old Germanic verse form
  • W.P. Lehmann
  • The authority of Old English poetical manuscripts
  • Kenneth Sisam
Control code
225774
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages
Lccn
68011565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)497500

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