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Author Sweet, Henry, 1845-1912

Title The oldest English texts [microform] / Edited with introductions and a glossary by Henry Sweet.

Imprint London : Pub. for the Early English text society, by N. Trubner & co., 1885.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 11380    ---  Available
Description vii, 668 p.
Series Original series / Early English Text Society; no. 83
Library of English literature ; LEL 11380
Note "This collection is intended to include all the extant Old-English texts up to about 900 that are preserved in contemporary mss., with the exception of the Chronicle and the works of Alfred."--Pref.
Contents Oldest glossaries -- Inscriptions -- Names in Bede's history -- Northumbrian fragments -- Liber vitae [Ecclesiae dunelmensis] -- Genealogies (Northumbrian) -- Lorica glosses -- Lorica prayer -- Lorica names -- Codex aureus inscription -- Durham admonition -- Martyrology -- Saxon genealogies -- Bede glosses -- Vespasian Psalter -- Vespasian hymns -- Charters -- Glossary.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1970. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; no. LEL 11380)
Note s 1970 ilu n
Subject Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735. Historia ecclesiastica.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Texts.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Added Author Durham Cathedral.
Added Title Bible. Manuscripts, Latin. O.T. Psalms. Vespasian Psalter.

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