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By Bruce Mitchell,Fred C. Robinson

A finished creation to outdated English, combining basic, transparent philology with the simplest literary works to supply a compelling and obtainable newcomers’ guide.

  • Provides a accomplished advent to previous English
  • Uses a realistic technique fitted to the desires of the start student
  • Features choices from the best works of outdated English literature, equipped from uncomplicated to tougher texts to maintain velocity with the reader
  • Includes a dialogue of Anglo-Saxon literature, heritage, and tradition, and a bibliography directing readers to worthy guides at the subject
  • Updated all through with new fabric together with the 1st 25 traces from Beowulf with designated annotation and an evidence of Grimm’s and Verner’s laws

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