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A study of Old English literature / C.L. Wrenn.


New York : W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., [1967] .
ISBN 9780245504259, 0393097684, 0245504257, 9780393097689

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Subjects Anglo-Saxons -- Intellectual life.
Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature.
English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Old English.
Description xii, 282 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
©1967
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-274) and index.
Contents General Features -- Anglo-Saxon culture ; On the continuity of English poetry ; Form and style in Anglo-Saxon literature ; Latin writings in Britain -- Poetry -- Germanic heroic tradition ; Caedmon and the Christian revolution in poetry ; Beowulf ; Cynewulf and the Christian establishment ; Lyric, elegy, and miscellaneous minor poems ; Learning and folk poetry ; Later heroic poetry and 'occasional verse' -- Prose -- The beginnings ; King Alfred and educative prose ; The Benedictine renaissance and sermon literature ; Later didactic prose and the beginnings of romance.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)403358
(OCoLC)ocm00403358
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Wrenn, C. L. 1895-1969,
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