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Anglo-Saxon appetites

food and drink and their consumption in Old English and related literature

by Hugh Magennis

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Published by Four Courts Press in Dublin, Ireland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Beowulf.,
    • English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.,
    • Food habits in literature.,
    • Food -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
    • Drinking customs -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Anglo-Saxons -- Social life and customs.,
    • Food habits -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Drinking customs in literature.,
    • Gastronomy in literature.,
    • Germanic peoples.,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- To 1066.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-188) and index.

      StatementHugh Magennis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR179.F66 M34 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination195 p. ;
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL89495M
      ISBN 101851823824
      LC Control Number99198486

      This book is the first to describe the transmission of the Vulgate Old Testament in Anglo-Saxon England. Following an introduction that explains the wider continental history in which the dissemination of the scriptures occurred, Richard Marsden analyzes nineteen surviving Latin manuscripts and further translations of scripture into Old English. Saints and scholars: new perspectives on Anglo-Saxon literature and culture in honour of Hugh Magennis. lordship and kingship in Anglo-Saxon England / Mary Clayton --Reluctant appetites: Anglo-Saxon attitudes towards fasting / Christina Lee --A note on the function of the inscribed strip from the new perspectives on Anglo-Saxon.

      Anglo Saxon Books' accessible titles introduce readers to daily life in Early Medieval England, the reading and writing of Old English, and the history and culture of Anglo-Saxon society. Browse all titles by Anglo-Saxon Books. Visit the Anglo-Saxon Books Homepage for more information. Old English Bibliography Carl T. Berkhout. University of Arizona [This year’s bibliography for the Old English Newsletter is virtually finished now, on 28 November Its posting here is intended chiefly for the purpose of coordinating records with Simon Keynes and other contributors to the annual Anglo-Saxon England bibliography. Some special characters and diacritics herein will.

      Anglo-Saxon literature, the literary writings in Old English (see English language), composed between c and c See also English literature. Poetry There are two types of Old English poetry: the heroic, the sources of which are pre-Christian Germanic myth, history, and custom; and the Christian. The purpose of a 'Book of Life' (or Liber Vitae), was to record the names of members and friends of monasteries or convents: the belief was that these names would also appear in the heavenly book opened on the Day of lists from religious houses are neat and well-ordered, but this page – from the Liber Vitae of the New Minster, Winchester – has a distinctly cluttered.


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