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The Resource Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts

Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts

Label
Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts
Title
Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Within the corpus of surviving Old English literature is a selection of texts that combine runic and Roman script. These works range from some of the most celebrated of Old English poetry, including the riddles and elegies, to lesser studied charms and alphabet poems. This book presents the first comprehensive study of such texts, placing them in the context of developments in Anglo-Saxon literacy, writing practices, and material culture
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Symons, Victoria
Dewey number
429/.11
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PD2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Ergänzungsbände zum Reallexikon der germanischen Altertumskunde,
Series volume
Band 99
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  • Inscriptions, English (Old)
  • Inscriptions, Runic
  • Manuscripts, English (Old)
  • Paleography
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Inscriptions, English (Old)
  • Inscriptions, Runic
  • Manuscripts, English (Old)
  • Paleography
  • Great Britain
  • Altenglisch
  • Handschrift
  • Runenschrift
  • Lateinische Schrift
Label
Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The Power of the Letter in Runic Charms and Solomon and Saturn I
  • 5. Rune Lists and Alphabet Poems: Studying the Letter in Later Anglo-Saxon England
  • 6. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Acknowledgements
  • Table of contents
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • 1. Runes in Old English Manuscripts: The Exeter Book Manuscript as a Case Study
  • 2. Reading and Writing in the Runic Riddles and The Husband's Message
  • 3. Cynewulf's Signatures and the Materiality of the Letter
Control code
960976807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (236)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110491920
Lccn
2016039326
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110492774
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964184
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960976807
Label
Runes and Roman Letters in Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The Power of the Letter in Runic Charms and Solomon and Saturn I
  • 5. Rune Lists and Alphabet Poems: Studying the Letter in Later Anglo-Saxon England
  • 6. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Acknowledgements
  • Table of contents
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • 1. Runes in Old English Manuscripts: The Exeter Book Manuscript as a Case Study
  • 2. Reading and Writing in the Runic Riddles and The Husband's Message
  • 3. Cynewulf's Signatures and the Materiality of the Letter
Control code
960976807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (236)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110491920
Lccn
2016039326
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110492774
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
964184
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960976807

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