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Old English literature | Britannica.com

Old English literature, also called Anglo-Saxon literature, literature written in Old English c. 650–c. 1100. For a description of this period in the context of the history of English literature , see English literature: The Old English period .

Old English literature – Wikipedia

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Anglo-saxon Literature | Encyclopedia.com

The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Anglo-Saxon literature, the literary writings in Old English (see English language), composed between c.650 and c.1100. See also English literature. 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.

10 Works of Anglo-Saxon Literature Everyone Should Read

The best Anglo-Saxon books and poems.

Anglo-Saxon literature | Article about Anglo-Saxon

Anglo-Saxon literature, the literary writings in Old English (see English languageEnglish language, member of the West Germanic group of the Germanic subfamily of the Indo-European family of languages (see Germanic languages). Spoken by about 470 million people throughout the world, English is the official language of about 45 nations. ..

Anglo-Saxon literature – McGill School Of Computer Science

Anglo-Saxon literature. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle is a collection of early English history. The poem Cædmon’s Hymn from the 7th century is one of the oldest surviving written texts in English. Anglo-Saxon literature has gone through different periods of research—in the 19th and early 20th centuries the focus was on the Germanic roots of English,

Anglo-Normans: ( 1066– 1154)

 

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