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Learning and Literature in Anglo-Saxon England: Studies Presented to Peter Clemoes on the Occasion…
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Originally published in 1985, fourteen leading specialists in the field of Anglo-Saxon studies contributed to this substantial collection of essays in honour of Peter Clemoes, founder of Anglo-Saxon England, who had recently retired as Elrington and Bosworth…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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Manuscripts are the form of evidence most studied in this volume: the likely seventh- and eighth-century English ownership of a fifth-century copy of a Hieronymian commentary is meticulously reconstructed; an edition and full discussion of the eighth-century…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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This volume makes important contributions to our stock of primary manuscript evidence: it recovers parts of six previously unrecorded charters and analyses two sets of fragments, each unique in its own way - two leaves of Old Testament text written in Mercia or…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Simon Keynes

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|October 11, 2007

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This volume explores many fundamental questions regarding Anglo-Saxon history. Among those considered is the question of did the earliest English prose really divide into a Mercian tradition and a separate West Saxon one? What is the full roll-call of extant…
Interactions of Thought and Language in Old English Poetry
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Peter Clemoes brings a lifetime's close study of Anglo-Saxon texts to this fresh appreciation of Old English poetry, with a radically new interpretation that relates the poetry to the entire Anglo-Saxon way of thinking, and to the structures of its society. He…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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Work in this volume offers insights into the Anglo-Saxons' literature, both Latin and vernacular, their study of Latin, their documents, art and artefacts, agricultural practices, their cognizance of Roman predecessors, and later Icelandic knowledge of them. The…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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Place-names, charters, coins and manuscripts are among the forms of evidence studied in this second volume. The topics range from the course of English settlement in the south-east to the power and influence of a leading aristocratic family in the tenth century…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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This volume offers fundamental evidence and discussion illuminating a wide range of important subjects: possible influence of Cicero on Bede's attitude to rhetoric; the probability that Theodore and Hadrian brought a glossary from Italy to England; the…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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Areas of study pursued in this book include a revealing grammatical document from eighth-century Northumbria; renewed excavations at Sutton Hoo are reported; the existence of an unnoticed late Old English prose version of parts of Gregory's Dialogues is pointed…
Anglo-Saxon England

Anglo-Saxon England

by Peter Clemoes

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|October 11, 2007

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Was Old English metre really based on stress and rhythm? Do we really know that a particular glossed manuscript of a Latin curriculum author was used in an Anglo-Saxon classroom and, if so, how? How were disputes about bookland dealt with? What happened to the…
Anglo-Saxon England: Volume 13

Anglo-Saxon England: Volume 13

by Peter Clemoes

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|March 1, 2005

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Among the diverse topics covered in this volume is a pioneer account of a unique group of Anglo-Saxon embroideries preserved on the continent and the publication of a previously unknown charter. Themes illuminated are as varied as the status of women, early urban…
Aelfric's Catholic Homilies: The First Series: Text
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This is one of the major works of Anglo-Saxon prose, written by one of the foremost scholars of the time and the acknowledged master of prose style. The text is based on the Royal manuscript, which represents the earliest version of the text, and has corrections…
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