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Sweet"s Anglo-Saxon reader in prose and verse.

Sweet, Henry

Sweet"s Anglo-Saxon reader in prose and verse.

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Readers.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesAnglo-Saxon reader in prose and verse.
    StatementRevised throughout by Dorthy Whitelock.
    ContributionsWhitelock, Dorothy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 404 p.
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14068163M
    LC Control Number66103589

    Diction/imagery/verse structure: Poetry during the pagan period was oral, so they used easy-to-remember stock phrases called Kenning. Alliteration was very prevalent. The tone of Beowulf, like much of Anglo-Saxon poetry, was understatement or litotes.


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Read "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary For the Use of Students" by John R. Clark Hall available from Rakuten Kobo. TO THE SECOND EDITION The first edition of this dictionary having been exhausted, it has been extensively revised, and c Brand: Library of Alexandria.

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We've divided up our summary based on the eighteen episodes in the book. Part 1: The Telemachiad Episode 1: Telemachus. Ulysses opens at Martello Tower, several miles southeast of Dublin, at 8am on J The Germanic Context of “Cynewulf and Cyneheard” Revisited remarkable thing about the phrase in “Cynewulf and Cyneheard” is that it is not used as a threat but as an : Rolf Bremmer.

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LO, praise of the prowess of people-kings. of spear-armed Danes, in days long sped, we have heard, and what honor the athelings won. Oft Scyld the Scefing from squadroned foes, from many a tribe, the mead-bench tore, awing the earls.

Since erst he lay. friendless, a foundling, fate repaid him. About this Item. Title: Complete Prose Works Author(s): Walt Whitman Date: Whitman Archive ID: ppp Source: Complete Prose Works (Philadelphia: David McKay, ).

Original transcription culled from the text file found at and edited based on their digital, flip-book images of the original (excepting pages, andwhich were transcribed. Prose swelled to verse, verse loitering into prose." The Gentle Reader nods placidly and joins in the ascription:— It arises from the characteristic of the Gentle Reader.

He takes a book for what it is and never for what it is not. If he doesn't like it at all he doesn't. The sumptuous first edition of Bede in Anglo-Saxon (in parallel with the Latin), with the editio princeps of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, edited by Abraham Wheelocke (or Wheloc).

The industrious Wheelocke was Cambridge librarian fromthe University’s first Professor of Arabic inand Reader in Anglo-Saxon from We have reserved this point to the last because, for the general reader, what Taine says and how he says it, are far more interesting considerations than any theories on which the book may be based.

In a word, the author held that both the character and the style of a writer are the outgrowth of his social and natural environment. This outstanding book is an introduction to Old English language and literature set within the context of Anglo-Saxon history and society -so arranged that the one constantly illuminates the other.

Parts I, II, and V aim to provide the reader with an understanding of, and in particular the ability to read, Old English. Sweet's Anglo Saxon reader in Prose and Verse Gebundene Ausgabe – 1. Januar von D Whitelock (Autor) 5,0 von 5 Sternen 9 Sternebewertungen. Alle 7 Formate und Ausgaben anzeigen Andere Formate und Ausgaben ausblenden.

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The thin moustaches, pointed beard, and other details, show that we have here a portrait as far as portraiture could then go and not merely a conventional. 2: I have often maintained that fiction may be much more instructive than real history.

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ALLITERATIVE VERSE: A traditional form of Anglo-Saxon and Old Norse poetry in which each line has at least four stressed syllables, and those stresses fall on syllables in which three or four words alliterate (repeat the same consonant sound).

Alliterative verse largely died out in English within a few centuries of the Norman Conquest. § 1. Wessex at Peace. Alfred’s Reforms. In the year a.d., on the conclusion of the negotiations begun with Guthrum at Wedmore, Wessex emerged unbeaten but sorely shaken from a life-struggle that had lasted many years without intermission.

Inch by inch the Scandinavian pirates had been driven back, and now the West-Saxon king could boast of a broader realm than ever before had been his.

This day is known in that country as Handsel Monday, a word derived from an Anglo-Saxon phrase meaning a gift given by hand. Especially among rural workers it is a popular holiday. The farmers give them on that morning a huge breakfast of meats both roasted and boiled, with ale and whiskey to wash it down, and a fine cake to follow.

Posted by owenglishdept on April 2, Old English sentences have also been cited from Sweets Anglo-Saxon Reader, Brights The e is preserved in Wednesday (= Old English Wdnes dg). But at a very early period it was thought that. Old English is a Germanic language: that is, it belongs to a group of related languages with a common ancestor.

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