Introduction to Old English

Introduction to Old English
Author: Peter Baker
Publisher: Wiley/Blackwell
ISBN: 978-0470659847
Date: 2012
Pages: 414
Format: PDF, EPUB
Size: 6.37MB

Featuring numerous updates and additional anthology selections, the 3rd edition of Introduction to Old English confirms its reputation as a leading text designed to help students engage with Old English literature for the first time.

A new edition of one of the most popular introductions to Old English
Assumes no expertise in other languages or in traditional grammar
Includes basic grammar reviews at the beginning of each major chapter and a “minitext” feature to aid students in practicing reading Old English
Features updates and several new anthology readings, including King Alfred’s Preface to Gregory’s Pastoral Care