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Beowulf and Old Germanic Metre

Beowulf and Old Germanic Metre This is a clear and accessible account of early Germanic alliterative verse that explains how such verse was treated by the Beowulf poet There are differences of poetic style between Beowulf and the o

  • Title: Beowulf and Old Germanic Metre
  • Author: Russom Geoffrey Geoffrey Russom
  • ISBN: 9780511582981
  • Page: 420
  • Format: ebook
  • This is a clear and accessible account of early Germanic alliterative verse that explains how such verse was treated by the Beowulf poet There are differences of poetic style between Beowulf and the otherwise similar verse of ancient Scandinavia and continental Europe Such distinctions have intrigued scholars for over a century, but Russom is the first to provide a systeThis is a clear and accessible account of early Germanic alliterative verse that explains how such verse was treated by the Beowulf poet There are differences of poetic style between Beowulf and the otherwise similar verse of ancient Scandinavia and continental Europe Such distinctions have intrigued scholars for over a century, but Russom is the first to provide a systematic explanation of Old English, Old Norse, Old Saxon and Old High German alliterative meters Russom s results should interest scholars of Old English and related Germanic languages, as well as linguists and those concerned with poetic meter.

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