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The earliest English poetry; a critical survey of the poetry written before the Norman Conquest, with illustrative translations, by Charles W. Kennedy. With a new foreword by James P. Pettegrove.


Totowa, N.J., Rowman and Littlefield [1971, c1943] .
ISBN 0874710146, 9780874710144

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Subjects English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Modernized versions.
Series Methuen library reprints.
Description viii, 375 p. 23 cm.
Notes Bibliography: p. 369-375.
Contents VII. The signed poems of Cynewulf. The poet. Juliana. Elene. Christ II. Fates of the Apostles -- VIII. Poetry in the Cynewulfian manner. Christ I. Christ III. Guthlac A. Guthlac B. Dream of the Rood -- IX. The religious heroic tale. Andreas. Judith -- X. Christian allegory. Phoenix. Panther. Whale. Partridge -- XI. Minor religious poems. Solomon and Saturn. The soul to the body. Pride. Resignation. Counsels of a father. Descent into Hell. Doomsday. The grave -- XII. The historic battle poems. Brunanburh. Maldon.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00757905
(OCoLC)757905
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