May 29, 2020
Anglo-Saxon England Paperback Set: Anglo-Saxon England
Posted by Mechthild Gretsch

It is red letter day in Anglo Saxon studies when a previously unknown Old English text comes to light In 2002, as the result of some outstanding scholarly detective work, a fragmentary homiliary, containing exegetical homilies for the Sundays after Pentecost, came to light in the Somerset County Records Office in Taunton The manuscript apparently dates from the middle yeIt is red letter day in Anglo Saxon studies when a previously unknown Old English text comes to light In 2002, as the result of some outstanding scholarly detective work, a fragmentary homiliary, containing exegetical homilies for the Sundays after Pentecost, came to light in the Somerset County Records Office in Taunton The manuscript apparently dates from the middle years of the eleventh century but questions of when and where and by whom the homiliary was composed can only be answered by close philological study of the Old English text itself The present volume of Anglo Saxon England contains a printed edition of this interesting text, and detailed philological analysis leads to the extraordinary hypothesis that the text may have been composed by someone whose native language was not English, and who was apparently unfamiliar with the mainstream of English homiletic composition, best illustrated in the work of lfric The usual comprehensive bibliography of the previous year s publications in all branches of Anglo Saxon studies rounds off the book.

  • Title: Anglo-Saxon England Paperback Set: Anglo-Saxon England
  • Author: Mechthild Gretsch
  • ISBN: 9780521038591
  • Page: 377
  • Format: Paperback
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    Anglo Saxon England Paperback Set Anglo Saxon England It is red letter day in Anglo Saxon studies when a previously unknown Old English text comes to light In as the result of some outstanding scholarly detective work a fragmentary homiliary cont


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