Anglo-Saxon poetry : essays in appreciation : for John C. McGalliard (Book, 1975) [WorldCat.org]
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Anglo-Saxon poetry : essays in appreciation : for John C. McGalliard

Author: Lewis E Nicholson; Dolores Warwick Frese; John Calvin McGalliard
Publisher: Notre Dame [Ind.] : University of Notre Dame Press, ©1975.
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Genre/Form: Festschriften
Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Anglo-Saxon poetry.
Notre Dame [Ind.] : University of Notre Dame Press, ©1975
(OCoLC)569083858
Named Person: John Calvin McGalliard; John Calvin McGalliard; John C Mcgalliard
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis E Nicholson; Dolores Warwick Frese; John Calvin McGalliard
ISBN: 0268005753 9780268005757 0268005761 9780268005764
OCLC Number: 1981886
Description: xvi, 387 ; . : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: Secular heroic poetry: Beowulf. Healfdene's daughter / Norman E. Eliason --
Guilt and the world's complexity: the murder of Ongentheow and the slaying of the dragon / John Gardner --
Potlatch and charity: notes on the heroic in Beowulf / Charles Donahue --
Gnomic indirection in Beowulf / Robert B. Burlin --
Hunlafing and the point of the sword / Lewis E. Nicholson --
Religious heroic poetry: The lives of holy men and women. Guthlac A and Guthlac B: some discriminations / Daniel G. Calder --
Andreas and Beowulf: placing the hero / David Hamilton --
Arithmetical designs of the Old English Andreas / Robert D. Stevick --
The speech of Stephen and the tone of Elene / James Doubleday --
Judith: hypermetricity and rhetoric / Burton Raffel --
Judith: a fragmentary and political poem / David Chamberlain --
The lyric tradition: Secular and religious. Toward a critique of The dream of the rood / Alvin A. Lee --
The wanderer, The seafarer, and the genre of Planctus / Rosemary Woolf --
Purpose and the "poetics" of The wanderer and The seafarer / W.F. Klein --
A reading context for The wife's lament / Alain Renoir. The enigma of The husband's message / Margaret E. Goldsmith --
The design of the Old English Deor / James L. Boren --
Biblical narrative: The Old Testament. The fall of angels and man in the Old English Genesis B / Thomas D. Hill --
More scriptural echoes in the Old English Exodus / Joseph B. Trahern, Jr. --
The runic tradition: Cynewulf's signed poems. The diction of the Old English Christ / Robert E. Diamond --
The art of Cynewulf's runic signatures / Dolores Warwick Frese --
Wisdom literature: Maxim, riddle, and gnome. Maxims II: gnome and poem / Stanley B. Greenfield, Richard Evert --
Artful ambiguities in the Old English "book-moth" riddle / Fred C. Robinson --
Up a tree: to see The fates of men / Neil D. Isaacs --
Widsith's journey through Germanic tradition / Robert P. Creed.
Responsibility: edited by Lewis E. Nicholson, Dolores Warwick Frese.

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