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Published by Gordian Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Modernized versions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Albert S. Cook and Chauncey B. Tinker.
ContributionsTinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963, joint ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1508 .C5 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 195 p.
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5632848M
LC Control Number68059036

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  CharmsBibliography: References for students of Old English poetryAppendix I. Selections from the verse-translations of BeowulfAppendix II. The song of BrunanburhAppendix III. Bede's account of the poet CædmonAppendix IV. Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough), Select translations from Old English poetry.   Select Translations From Old English Poetry Paperback – May 2, by Anonymous (Author) See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" Author: Anonymous. item 1 Select Translations from Old English Poetry (English) Hardcover Book Free Shippi 1 - Select Translations from Old English Poetry (English) Hardcover Book .

Select translations from Old English poetry. Boston, New York [etc.] Ginn and Co. [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough), Select translations from Old English poetry. Boston, New York [etc.] Ginn and Co. [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. item 1 Select Translations from Old English Poetry (English) Hardcover Book Free Shippi 1 - Select Translations from Old English Poetry (English) Hardcover Book Free Shippi. $ Free shipping. About this item. Condition. Good. Seller Notes. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. % Money Back Guarantee. Select Translations from Old English Poetry Revised Edition. Edited by Albert Stanbrough Cook Chauncey Brewster Tinker. Publication Date: 01/01/ pages. World. Related Subjects. POETRY: General Find at a Library» Cite This Book. Old English literature, or Anglo-Saxon literature, encompasses literature written in Old English, in Anglo-Saxon England from the 7th century to the decades after the Norman Conquest of "Cædmon's Hymn", composed in the 7th century, according to Bede, is often considered as the oldest surviving poem in written in the midth century represents some of the .

Kennedy's translations also keep the metrical division that is present in Old English verse in his modern translations, as much as possible. Old English verse is arranged as verse-pairs, and these appear on the same line with a break between the two parts.4/5(1). The Seafarer is an Old English poem giving a first-person account of a man alone on the sea. The poem consists of lines, followed by the single word "Amen" and is recorded only at folios 81 verso - 83 recto of the Exeter Book, one of the four surviving manuscripts of Old English has most often, though not always, been categorised as an elegy, a poetic genre commonly . Select Translations from Old English Poetry By Chauncey B. Tinker; Albert S. Cook Ginn & Company, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Old English prose works include legal writings, medical tracts, religious texts, and translations from Latin and other languages. Particularly notable is the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, a historical record begun about the time of King Alfred ’s reign (–) and continuing for more than three centuries. This article was most recently revised.