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the major Germanic and Celtic texts in translation

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Published by D.S. Brewer, Barnes and Noble in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], Totowa, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism -- Sources,
  • Germanic literature -- Translations into English,
  • Celtic literature -- Translations into English,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Themes, motives,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature,
  • English poetry -- Germanic influences,
  • English poetry -- Celtic influences

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated by Daniel G. Calder ... [et al].
    ContributionsCalder, Daniel Gillmore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR182 .S66 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3170142M
    ISBN 10038920434X
    LC Control Number83012288


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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).

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Allen and Daniel G. Calder; Ltd. (now Boydell Brewer Ltd.), Cambridge,pp. (ISBN x). Get this from a library. Sources and analogues of Old English poetry: the major Latin texts in translation. [Michael J B Allen; Daniel Gilmore Calder;]. [1] THE SOURCES AND ANALOGUES. OF "A MIDSUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM" A study such as the present one does not demand any elaborate investigation of the date or circumstances of the first production of the play, unless these throw light on the inquiry into its sources; but in any case it is always well to base a literary study on literary history.

Exeter Book, the largest extant collection of Old English c. the manuscript was given to Exeter Cathedral by Bishop Leofric (died ). It begins with some long religious poems: the Christ, in three parts; two poems on St. Guthlac; the fragmentary “Azarius”; and the allegorical Phoenix.

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