Anglo-Saxon England: Volume 41 (Anglo-Saxon England 41)

Anglo-Saxon England: Volume 41 (Anglo-Saxon England 41)

By: Malcolm Godden (editor), Simon Keynes (editor)Hardback

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The contents of the forty-first volume of Anglo-Saxon England range across the period from the seventh century to the eleventh, and across the disciplines from Old English and Insular Latin literature to monetary history, ecclesiastical history, manuscript studies, sculpture, and cookery. Collectively, the articles represent the vitality of Anglo-Saxon studies not only in Britain but also in Ireland, France, Germany and the United States of America. Each article is preceded by a short abstract.

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Contents; List of illustrations; 1. Record of the fifteenth conference of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, at the University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, Wisconsin), 1-5 August 2011 Julia Crick; 2. Disputed episcopacy: Bede, Acca, and the relationship between Stephen's Life of St Wilfrid and the early prose Lives of St Cuthbert Clare Stancliffe; 3. St Boniface as historian: a continental perspective on the organization of the early Anglo-Saxon church Roy Flechner; 4. The register of divine speech in Genesis A Mark Griffith; 5. A context for the sexualization of monsters in The Wonders of the East Christopher Monk; 6. Domiciling the evangelists in Anglo-Saxon England: a fresh reading of Aldred's Colophon in the 'Lindisfarne Gospels' Francis l. Newton, Francis l. Newton, Jr, and Christopher R. J. Scheirer; 7. The voice of the king in 'King Edgar's Establishment of Monasteries' David Pratt; 8. Historiography and literary patronage in late Anglo-Saxon England: the evidence of 'thelweard's Chronicon Mechthild Gretsch.

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  • publication date: 08/08/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781107046931
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 425
  • ID: 9781107046931
  • weight: 820
  • ISBN10: 1107046939

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