The Resource Images of community in old English poetry, Hugh Magennis

Images of community in old English poetry, Hugh Magennis

Label
Images of community in old English poetry
Title
Images of community in old English poetry
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Magennis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
829/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PR203
LC item number
.M24 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cambridge studies in Anglo-Saxon England
Series volume
18
Label
Images of community in old English poetry, Hugh Magennis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Contents
1. Introduction: ideas of community and an Anglo-Saxon audience/readership -- 2. Hall and city, feasting and drinking: images of communal life -- 3. Hall and feasting in Beowulf -- 4. Hall and feasting: transformations and alternative perspectives -- 5. Personal in conflict with communal -- 6. The mythic landscape of Beowulf: sea, stronghold and wilderness -- 7. The dwelling-places of God's people: place and setting in biblical poetry -- 8. Places of trial and triumph in hagiographical poetry -- 9. Conclusion: community and power in later poetic and other texts
Control code
000012067858
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 212 p.
Isbn
9780521495660
Lccn
95026344
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.b25956796
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33820313
  • cbo0521495660

Library Locations

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