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The art and background of Old English poetry

Barbara Catherine Raw

The art and background of Old English poetry

by Barbara Catherine Raw

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Published by E. Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism,
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara C. Raw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR201 .R3 1978b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4282245M
    ISBN 100713161000
    LC Control Number78308527

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There is an entire chapter devoted to Sea Poetry (including 'The Seafarer', one of the better known poems in Old English), riddles and gnomic verses, as well as pieces from Beowulf and pieces from a more continental background (German and 4/5(1). English literature - English literature - The Old English period: The Angles, Saxons, and Jutes who invaded Britain in the 5th and 6th centuries brought with them the common Germanic metre; but of their earliest oral poetry, probably used for panegyric, magic, and short narrative, little or none survives.

For nearly a century after the conversion of King Aethelberht I of Kent to. Great deals on Poetry Books Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items. Old English literature, or Anglo-Saxon literature, encompasses literature written in Old English, in Anglo-Saxon England from the 7th century to the decades after the Norman Conquest of " Cædmon's Hymn ", composed in the 7th century, according to Bede, is often considered as the oldest surviving poem in English.

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The verse form for Old English poetry is an alliterative line of four stressed syllables and an unfixed number of unstressed syllables broken by a caesura and arranged in one of several.

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A line of Old English poetry is made of two half-lines separated by a caesura, or break. In modern renderings of Old English poems, that break is represented by a space between the half-lines. However, those half-lines and spaces do not appear in Old English manuscripts. Rather, the poetry is written like prose (Baker ).

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