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    The Exeter Book Exeter Cathedral Library MS 3501 also known as the Codex Exoniensis is a 10th century composite bound codex that contains a substantial collection of vernacular Anglo Saxon poetry and was donated to the Exeter Cathedral Library in 1072 by Leofric the first bishop of Exeter The poems bound in the codex are some of the most popular and well known Old English poems that have survived from the period these include the Elegies Riddles Widsith poems attributed to Cynewulf and many Bernard Muir's Two volume edition contains an introduction that focuses on the history preservation and textual complexities of the codex The edited text uses modern punctuation and also includes Modern English translations of the short Latin introductions to the Old English transcriptions The second volume is taken up by Muir's commentary to the text and exhaustive bibliography


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The Exeter Anthology of Old English Poetry [Reading] ➹ The Exeter Anthology of Old English Poetry By Bernard J. Muir – Thomashillier.co.uk Commonly referred to as The Exeter Book this important anthology is the earliest and largest surviving book of vernacular poetry from Anglo Saxon EnglandThis revised edition of the two volume set firs Commonly referred to as The Anthology of eBook ↠ Exeter Book this important anthology is the earliest and largest surviving book of vernacular poetry from Anglo Saxon EnglandThis revised edition of the two volume set first published in includes many newly discovered alterations to the poetic texts in addition to the four hundred new readings listed in the first edition The Bibliography has also been updated and The Exeter PDF/EPUB ² reorganised and the Commentary includes discussion of critical works which have appeared since The book is published in a two volume set VOLUME ONE TEXTS The Advent Lyrics The Ascension Christ in Judgement The Life of Saint Guthlac A The Life of Saint Guthlac B The Canticles of the Three Youths The Phoenix The Passion of Saint Juliana The Wanderer God's Gifts to Humankind Precepts Exeter Anthology of PDF ↠ The Seafarer Vainglory Widsith The Fates of Mortals Maxims I A Maxims I B Maxims I C The Order of the World The Riming Poem The Panther The Whale The Partridge Homiletic Fragment III Soul and Body II Deor Wulf and Eadwacer Riddles The Wife's Lament Judgement Day I Contrition A Exeter Anthology of Old English PDF or and B The Descent into Hell Almsgiving Pharaoh The Lord's Prayer I Exeter Anthology of Old English PDF or Homiletic Fragment II Riddle b Riddle The Husband's Message The Ruin Riddles VOLUME TWO Introductory Remarks to the Commentary Commentary Abbreviations Bibliography Primary Sources and Facsimiles Critical Literature Reference Works Consulted Index to Bibliography of Critical Literature.

  • Hardcover
  • 864 pages
  • The Exeter Anthology of Old English Poetry
  • Bernard J. Muir
  • English
  • 08 June 2015
  • 9780859896290

About the Author: Bernard J. Muir

Prof Bernard James Muir is Anthology of eBook ↠ a fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities and a Professor of Medieval Studies in the English Department of the University of Melbourne.