Books Most Needful to Know
Contexts for the Study of Anglo-Saxon England
Edited by Paul E Szarmach
Books Most Needful to Know" is the newest edition in the Richard Rawlinson Center's OEN Subsidia series. It includes essays covering topics such as Old English, Old Norse, Anglo-Latin literature, and Early Medieval Ireland.
Preface 1. Anglo-Latin Literature in the Foreground 2. North Sea Currents: Old English and Old Norse in Comparison and in Contact 3. Legend hErenn: ''The Learning of Ireland'' in the Early Medieval Period
Paul E. Szarmach is Emeritus Professor of English and Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University. He served a five-year term as Executive Director of the Medieval Academy of America and Editor of Speculum. Szarmach's major field of study is Old English prose with special reference to Latin backgrounds.
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