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Fred C. Robinson is known throughout the world for some of the most original and stimulating work on Old English literature and language published in recent times. The Tomb of Beowulf collects thirty seven of his essays and three substantial new articles. The book is informed by the author's preoccupation with meaning, context and language and their subtle interactions. It Fred C. Robinson is known throughout the world for some of the most original and stimulating work on Old English literature and language published in recent times. The Tomb of Beowulf collects thirty seven of his essays and three substantial new articles. The book is informed by the author's preoccupation with meaning, context and language and their subtle interactions. Its contents are equally characterized by readability and scholarship, and by learning and wit.


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Fred C. Robinson is known throughout the world for some of the most original and stimulating work on Old English literature and language published in recent times. The Tomb of Beowulf collects thirty seven of his essays and three substantial new articles. The book is informed by the author's preoccupation with meaning, context and language and their subtle interactions. It Fred C. Robinson is known throughout the world for some of the most original and stimulating work on Old English literature and language published in recent times. The Tomb of Beowulf collects thirty seven of his essays and three substantial new articles. The book is informed by the author's preoccupation with meaning, context and language and their subtle interactions. Its contents are equally characterized by readability and scholarship, and by learning and wit.

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    Through out the later twentieth century Fred C Robinson was one of the worlds foremost experts in Old English literature, taking Beowulf studies by storm with his masterful Beowulf and The Appositive Style and then gaining a kind of popular fame for his Guide to Old English and new edition of Beowulf, both alongside Bruce Mitchell. In this volume of collected essays Blackwell's give us a chance to read some of Robinson's more obscure academic essays. The book collects forty of his essays that inc Through out the later twentieth century Fred C Robinson was one of the worlds foremost experts in Old English literature, taking Beowulf studies by storm with his masterful Beowulf and The Appositive Style and then gaining a kind of popular fame for his Guide to Old English and new edition of Beowulf, both alongside Bruce Mitchell. In this volume of collected essays Blackwell's give us a chance to read some of Robinson's more obscure academic essays. The book collects forty of his essays that include interpretations of Beowulf and numerous other Old English poems, essays on variation, editing Old English texts and Germanic views of prophesying women. Table of Contents Foreword. Acknowledgments. 1. Literary Interpretation: Beowulf. 2. Literary Interpretation: Several Poems. 3. Textual Criticism. 4. Manuscript Contexts:. 5. Three Editions of the Old English Texts. 6. Women in Old English Literature. 7. Names in Old English Literature. 8. Linguistic Studies in Old English. 9. Old English in the Twentieth Century. List of Essays and Notes by Fred C. Robinson not included in this volume. List of Reviews by Fred C. Robinson. Index.

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