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Anglo-Saxon books and their readers

Anglo-Saxon books and their readers

essays in celebration of Helmut Gneuss"s Handlist of Anglo-Saxon manuscripts

  • 239 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gneuss, Helmut,
  • Manuscripts, English (Old) -- England -- History -- To 1500,
  • Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- History -- To 1500,
  • Antiquarians -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Antiquarians -- England -- History -- 17th century,
  • Books and reading -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Books and reading -- England -- History -- 17th century,
  • Marginalia -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Marginalia -- England -- History -- 17th century,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Thomas N. Hall and Donald Scragg.
    SeriesPublications of the Richard Rawlinson Center
    ContributionsHall, Thomas N., Scragg, D. G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ106.5.G7 A54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16908810M
    ISBN 109781580441377, 9781580441384
    LC Control Number2008023302

      Usborne’s Anglo-Saxons and Vikings – from their ‘History of Britain series – is a very useful little book that covers Anglo-Saxon society, through the invasion of the Vikings and right up to the Battle of Hastings. Illustrated with a combination of cartoons, artwork from the period and photographs of cultural artifacts and reconstructions.   The Anglo-Saxon World. that I will relegate Campbell’s book from the top slot in my university reading list. Higham and Ryan have managed to write a tome that provides a thorough introduction to the complexities of the ‘Anglo-Saxon world’ at a level that will challenge and stimulate informed readers while introducing those new to the Author: Matt Elton.

    of over 2, results for Books: "anglo saxon england" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. (Oxford History of England Book 2) the manuscripts and their readers. by Rohini Jayatilaka | 1 Jan Unknown Binding. User Review - Flag as inappropriate This particular book on Anglo-Saxon Heathenism is unique to my knowledge in that it extends its subject matter to all the religions known to have been practiced by the Anglo-Saxons, and thus discusses their practice of Catholic Christianity as well. It sets the stage for the arrival in Britain of the peoples who became the Anglo-Saxons by Reviews: 1.

      This is a lucid, authoritative and well-balanced account of Anglo-Saxon history. The third edition includes an introduction by Simon Keynes. Between the end of the Roman occupation and the coming of the Normans, England was settled by Germanic races; the kingdom as a political unit was created, heathenism yielded to a vigorous Christian Church, superb 3/5(1).   This riveting and authoritative USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestseller is “a much-needed, modern account of the Normans in England” (The Times, London). The Norman Conquest was the most significant military—and cultural—episode in English history. An invasion on a scale not seen since the days of the Romans, it was capped by one of the bloodiest and /5(17).


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Kalamazoo: Medieval Institute Publications, Pp. xvi + $45 (cloth); $25 (paper). This collection of seven essays. Anglo-Saxon Books and Their Readers: Essays in Celebration of Helmut Gneuss’s Handlist of Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts.

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