Complete Old English: A Comprehensive Guide to Reading and Understanding Old English, with Original Texts
A CD-Audio edition by Mark Atherton in English (Aug 27, 2010)
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Learn Old English (Anglo-Saxon) with this best-selling course from Teach Yourself - the No. 1 brand in language learning. Equally suited to general reader, historian and student of literature, this new edition teaches vocabulary and grammar through original texts, with audio support, traces the roots of modern English words, and explores the Anglo-Saxon cultural context through poems, prose and historical documents.
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One-, five- and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
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Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for understanding.
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.
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Complete Old English CD-Audio edition by Mark Atherton
- Mark Atherton
- CD-Audio, CD standard audio format
- Hodder & Stoughton General Division , Teach Yourself Books
- Publication date
- Aug 27, 2010
- Product dimensions
- 137 x 192 x 17mm
: Part I - Foundation
: 1 A king must rule a country
: 2 Say what I am called
: 3 I promise three things
: 4 The four season
: 5 A certain stone
: 6 Signs in the monastery
: 7 King Cnut's proclamation
: 8 Charters and writs
: 9 Dedication of a church
: 10 The translation of St Alphege
: 11 The family dispute in Herefordshire
: 12 Love and marriage
: 13 The king's duties
: 14 The first English fiction
: Part II - History
: 15 The Alfred jewel
: 16 Alfred and Guthrum
: 17 The Fonthill cattle raid
: 18 The legend of the Anchorite
: 19 Three charters from the reign of Edgar
: 20 Bishop AEthelwold of Winchester
: 21 Abbot AElfric
: 22 Byrhtferth and Wulfstan
: Part III - Poetry
: 23 Runes
: 24 The Wanderer
: 25 The Seafarer
: 26 The Beowulf manuscript
: 27 Beowulf
: 28 Beowulf and archaeology