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Words and works [electronic resource] : studies in medieval English language and literature in honour of Fred C. Robinson / edited by Peter S. Baker and Nicholas Howe.

Contributor(s): Baker, Peter S. (Peter Stuart), 1952- | Howe, Nicholas | Robinson, Fred C. (Fred Colson), 1930-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Toronto Old English series: 10.Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, c1998Description: 1 online resource (viii, 310 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781442683631 (electronic bk.); 1442683635 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): English philology -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism | Philologie anglaise -- ca 450-1100 (Vieil anglais) -- Histoire et critique | Filologie | Oudengels | Middelengels | Lyrik | Aufsatzsammlung | Literatur | Geschichte | Altenglisch | Mittelenglisch | Robinson, Fred C. (Fred Colson), 1930- | FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Old & Middle English | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Words and works.DDC classification: 429 Other classification: 18.03 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Who Read the Gospels in Old English? / Roy Michael Liuzza -- Byrhtferth at Work / Michael Lapidge -- An Anser for Exeter Book Riddle 74 / Daniel Donoghue -- An Ogre's Arm: Japanese Analogues of Beowulf / Michiko Ogura -- Courtliness and Courtesy in Beowulf and Elsewhere in English Medieval Literature / Eric Gerald Stanley -- Aeoelflaed of Mercia: Mise en page / Paul E. Szarmach -- Old English Texts and Modern Readers: Notes on Editing and Textual Criticism / Helmut Gneuss -- The Dream of the Rood Repunctuated / Bruce Mitchell -- Mapelian in Old English Poetry / Matti Rissanen -- Apposition and the Subjects of Verb-Initial Clauses / Mary E. Blockley -- The Inflection of Latin Nouns in Old English Texts / Peter S. Baker
Review: "With contributions by some of the leading scholars in the field, Words and Works: Studies in Medieval English Language and Literature in Honour of Fred C. Robinson is a distinguished collection of essays on Old and Middle English literature and textual analysis. Focusing on issues ranging from philology to literary criticism, the essays represent a variety of perspectives in Old and Middle English scholarship."--BOOK JACKET.
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Who Read the Gospels in Old English? / Roy Michael Liuzza -- Byrhtferth at Work / Michael Lapidge -- An Anser for Exeter Book Riddle 74 / Daniel Donoghue -- An Ogre's Arm: Japanese Analogues of Beowulf / Michiko Ogura -- Courtliness and Courtesy in Beowulf and Elsewhere in English Medieval Literature / Eric Gerald Stanley -- Aeoelflaed of Mercia: Mise en page / Paul E. Szarmach -- Old English Texts and Modern Readers: Notes on Editing and Textual Criticism / Helmut Gneuss -- The Dream of the Rood Repunctuated / Bruce Mitchell -- Mapelian in Old English Poetry / Matti Rissanen -- Apposition and the Subjects of Verb-Initial Clauses / Mary E. Blockley -- The Inflection of Latin Nouns in Old English Texts / Peter S. Baker

"With contributions by some of the leading scholars in the field, Words and Works: Studies in Medieval English Language and Literature in Honour of Fred C. Robinson is a distinguished collection of essays on Old and Middle English literature and textual analysis. Focusing on issues ranging from philology to literary criticism, the essays represent a variety of perspectives in Old and Middle English scholarship."--BOOK JACKET.

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