This edition contains explanatory notes, drawing on archaeological sources, which expand on the poet's more esoteric allusions and offer background information on manners and... Læs mere
The story of Noah's Flood is one of the Bible's most popular stories, and other flood myths are preserved by cultures across the world. This... Læs mere
Anglo-Saxon Keywords presents a series of entries that reveal the links between modern ideas and scholarship and the central concepts of Anglo-Saxon literature, language, and material culture.
Edition, translation and full critical study of a hitherto marginalised text, bringing it to full attention for the first time.
Spanning almost seven centuries, this anthology encapsulates the foundation and consolidation of literature written in English, culminating in some of the... Læs mere
This elegant deluxe slipcased edition of three medieval English poems, translated by Tolkien for the modern-day reader and containing romance,... Læs mere
The thirteen articles collected in this volume were published between 1971 and 1997. Reprinting them is meant not... Læs mere
As the study of manuscripts is fundamental to the appreciation of Anglo-Saxon texts and culture, this volume seeks to provide a collection of materials covering basic terms, techniques, resources, issues and applications.
Examining Old English texts, Heide Estes shows how Anglo-Saxon ideologies, which view nature as diametrically opposed to humans, have become deeply embedded in our cultural heritage, language, and more.
Companion volume to SS 5 and SS 17, completing the set
This acclaimed volume explores and unravels the contexts, readings, genres, intertextualities and debates within Anglo--Saxon studies. * Brings together... Læs mere