Anglo-Saxon England by Michael LapidgeAnglo-Saxon England by Michael Lapidge

Anglo-Saxon England

EditorMichael Lapidge, Malcolm Godden, Simon Keynes

Paperback | January 28, 2008

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Anglo-Saxon England is the only publication that consistently embraces all the main aspects of study of Anglo-Saxon history and culture--linguistic, literary, textual, palaeographic, religious, intellectual, historical, archaeological and artistic. Volume 29 includes: The archetype of Beowulf; Genesis A and the Anglo-Saxon "migration myth"; The Junius Psalter gloss: its historical and cultural context; The "robed Christ" in pre-Conquest sculptures of the Crucifixion; Aethelweard's Chronicon and Old English poetry; Aelfric's Preface to Genesis genre, rhetoric and the origins of the ars dictaminis; Cnut and Lotharingia: two notes; Bibliography for 1999.
Title:Anglo-Saxon EnglandFormat:PaperbackDimensions:376 pages, 8.98 × 5.98 × 0.83 inPublished:January 28, 2008Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521038545

ISBN - 13:9780521038546


Table of Contents

List of illustrations; 1. Record of the ninth conference of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, at the University of Notre Dame, 8-12 August, 1999; 2. The archetype of Beowulf Michael Lapidge; 3. Genesis A and the Anglo-Saxon 'migration myth' Paul Battles; 4. Did Cynewulf use a martyrology? Reconsidering the sources of The Fates of the Apostles John M. McCulloh; 5. The Junius Psalter gloss: its historical and cultural context Mechthild Gretsch; 6. Anglicized word order in the Old English continuous interlinear glosses in London, British Library, Royal 2. A. XX Joseph Crowley; 7. The 'robed Christ' in pre-Conquest sculptures of the Crucifixion Elizabeth Coatsworth; 8. 'thelweard's Chronicon and Old English poetry Angelika Lutz; 9. 'lfric's Preface to Genesis: genre, rhetoric and the origins of the ars dictaminis Mark Griffith; 10. 'lfric and the purpose of Christian marriage: a reconsideration of the Life of 'thelthryth, lines 120-30 Peter Jackson; 11. Cnut and Lotharingia: two notes Michael Hare; 12. Francis Junius (1591-1677): copyist or editor? Kees Dekker; 13. Bibliography for 1999 Debby Banham, Carl T. Berkhout, Carole P. Biggam, Mark Blackburn, Carole Hough, Simon Keynes and Teresa Webber.