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The Resource Poems and prose from the Old English, translated by Burton Raffel ; edited by Alexandra H. Olsen and Burton Raffel ; introductions by Alexandra H. Olsen

Poems and prose from the Old English, translated by Burton Raffel ; edited by Alexandra H. Olsen and Burton Raffel ; introductions by Alexandra H. Olsen

Label
Poems and prose from the Old English
Title
Poems and prose from the Old English
Statement of responsibility
translated by Burton Raffel ; edited by Alexandra H. Olsen and Burton Raffel ; introductions by Alexandra H. Olsen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ang
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Poems from the Old English.
Dewey number
829/.08
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1508
LC item number
.P59 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raffel, Burton
  • Olsen, Alexandra Hennessey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Middle Ages
Label
Poems and prose from the Old English, translated by Burton Raffel ; edited by Alexandra H. Olsen and Burton Raffel ; introductions by Alexandra H. Olsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxiii-xxv)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poetry. Prosody and style
  • Poetry : elegies.
  • The wanderer
  • The seafarer
  • A woman's lament
  • Wulf and Eadwacer
  • The husband's message
  • Deor
  • The ruin
  • Poetry : heroic poems.
  • Judith
  • Elene
  • The Battle of Finnsburh
  • The Battle of Brunanburh
  • Anglo-Saxon chronicle : A.D. 975
  • The Battle of Maldon
  • Poetry : religious poems.
  • Caedmon's hymn
  • Bede's death song : a paraphrase
  • The dream of the rood
  • Christ I : twelve Advent lyrics
  • Genesis A : Abraham and Isaac
  • Genesis B
  • The phoenix
  • Poetry : wisdom poetry.
  • Riddle 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 25 , 26, 28, 29, 32, 33, 44, 45, 47, 57, 60, 66, 87
  • Maxims I
  • The fortunes of men
  • Physiologus
  • Charms for bewitched land
  • Prose.
  • Paternoster
  • Old English prose
  • Prose : historical prose.
  • The Anglo-Saxon chronicle.
  • A.D. 449
  • A.D. 754
  • A.D. 793
  • Old English laws.
  • King Alfred's laws : excerpts
  • Judgment by ordeal
  • King Alfred's treaty with King Guthrum of Denmark
  • Prose : testamentary and legal prose.
  • Old English wills.
  • King Alfred's will
  • Elfgifu's will
  • Ealdorman Elfheah's will
  • Ethelfleda's will
  • Wulfwaru's will
  • Ealdorman Ethelwold's will
  • Prose : religious prose.
  • King Alfred's preface to Gregory's Dialogues
  • Aelfric's sermon for December 27, on the Assumption of Saint John the Apostle
  • Aelfric's preface to his translation of Genesis
  • Sermo lupi, the wolf's sermon
  • The harrowing of hell
  • Prose : social and instructional prose.
  • Excerpts from the Old English translation of the Ecclesiastical history of the English people
  • Bede
  • King Alfred's preface to a presentation copy of a translation of Saint Gregory the Great's Cura pastoralis, pastoral care
  • King Alfred's preface to Blossom-gatherings from Saint Augustine
  • Aelfric's dialogues (colloquies)
  • Prose : medical and magical prose.
  • Eight charms
Control code
37180856
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780300069945
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97022556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Poems and prose from the Old English, translated by Burton Raffel ; edited by Alexandra H. Olsen and Burton Raffel ; introductions by Alexandra H. Olsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxiii-xxv)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poetry. Prosody and style
  • Poetry : elegies.
  • The wanderer
  • The seafarer
  • A woman's lament
  • Wulf and Eadwacer
  • The husband's message
  • Deor
  • The ruin
  • Poetry : heroic poems.
  • Judith
  • Elene
  • The Battle of Finnsburh
  • The Battle of Brunanburh
  • Anglo-Saxon chronicle : A.D. 975
  • The Battle of Maldon
  • Poetry : religious poems.
  • Caedmon's hymn
  • Bede's death song : a paraphrase
  • The dream of the rood
  • Christ I : twelve Advent lyrics
  • Genesis A : Abraham and Isaac
  • Genesis B
  • The phoenix
  • Poetry : wisdom poetry.
  • Riddle 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 25 , 26, 28, 29, 32, 33, 44, 45, 47, 57, 60, 66, 87
  • Maxims I
  • The fortunes of men
  • Physiologus
  • Charms for bewitched land
  • Prose.
  • Paternoster
  • Old English prose
  • Prose : historical prose.
  • The Anglo-Saxon chronicle.
  • A.D. 449
  • A.D. 754
  • A.D. 793
  • Old English laws.
  • King Alfred's laws : excerpts
  • Judgment by ordeal
  • King Alfred's treaty with King Guthrum of Denmark
  • Prose : testamentary and legal prose.
  • Old English wills.
  • King Alfred's will
  • Elfgifu's will
  • Ealdorman Elfheah's will
  • Ethelfleda's will
  • Wulfwaru's will
  • Ealdorman Ethelwold's will
  • Prose : religious prose.
  • King Alfred's preface to Gregory's Dialogues
  • Aelfric's sermon for December 27, on the Assumption of Saint John the Apostle
  • Aelfric's preface to his translation of Genesis
  • Sermo lupi, the wolf's sermon
  • The harrowing of hell
  • Prose : social and instructional prose.
  • Excerpts from the Old English translation of the Ecclesiastical history of the English people
  • Bede
  • King Alfred's preface to a presentation copy of a translation of Saint Gregory the Great's Cura pastoralis, pastoral care
  • King Alfred's preface to Blossom-gatherings from Saint Augustine
  • Aelfric's dialogues (colloquies)
  • Prose : medical and magical prose.
  • Eight charms
Control code
37180856
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780300069945
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97022556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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