Style in Old English poetry

the test of the auxiliary by Daniel Donoghue

Publisher: Yale University Press in New Haven

Written in English
Published: Pages: 234 Downloads: 718
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  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Auxiliary verbs.,
  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Versification.,
  • English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.,
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature.,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature.

Edition Notes

StatementDaniel Donoghue.
SeriesYale studies in English ;, 196
LC ClassificationsPE197 .D66 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2384418M
ISBN 100300039565
LC Control Number87013264

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Old English Poetry • Survives mainly in 4 manuscripts written • Often only one copy of each poem • 1. Beowulf MS (BL, Cotton Vitellius ) - ‘Book of Monsters’ • 2. Junius MS (Oxford, Bodleian Library) • 3. Vercelli Book (Vercelli, Italy) • 4. Exeter Book (Exeter Cathedral)?CAMEFROM=jorumopenRSS.

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