A Guide to Old English by Bruce Mitchell,Fred C. Robinson

By Bruce Mitchell,Fred C. Robinson

A finished advent to previous English, combining basic, transparent philology with the easiest literary works to supply a compelling and obtainable newcomers’ guide.

  • Provides a complete creation to previous English
  • Uses a realistic technique suited for the wishes of the start student
  • Features decisions from the best works of previous English literature, geared up from basic to tougher texts to maintain velocity with the reader
  • Includes a dialogue of Anglo-Saxon literature, historical past, and tradition, and a bibliography directing readers to invaluable guides at the subject
  • Updated all through with new fabric together with the 1st 25 traces from Beowulf with specified annotation and an evidence of Grimm’s and Verner’s laws

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