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The Resource Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts, by John D. Niles

Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts, by John D. Niles

Label
Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts
Title
Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts
Statement of responsibility
by John D. Niles
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR217
LC item number
.N55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the early Middle Ages
Series volume
v. 13
Label
Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts, by John D. Niles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Old English poems and current readers -- Exeter Book riddle 74 and the play of the text -- Exeter Book riddle 55: some gallows humour -- New answers to Exeter Book riddles 36, 58, 70, and 75/76 -- Answering the riddles in their own tongue: Exeter Book riddle solutions in Old English -- The problem of the ending of The wife's lament: more on curses in the northern world -- The trick of the runes in The husband's message -- Runic hermeneutics in The rune poem: a bonus ship -- Cynewulf's use of initialisms in his runic signatures -- On the dance of wit and wisdom
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 330 p.
Isbn
9782503515304
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70672823
  • (OCoLC)ocn368115911
Label
Old English enigmatic poems and the play of the texts, by John D. Niles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Old English poems and current readers -- Exeter Book riddle 74 and the play of the text -- Exeter Book riddle 55: some gallows humour -- New answers to Exeter Book riddles 36, 58, 70, and 75/76 -- Answering the riddles in their own tongue: Exeter Book riddle solutions in Old English -- The problem of the ending of The wife's lament: more on curses in the northern world -- The trick of the runes in The husband's message -- Runic hermeneutics in The rune poem: a bonus ship -- Cynewulf's use of initialisms in his runic signatures -- On the dance of wit and wisdom
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 330 p.
Isbn
9782503515304
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70672823
  • (OCoLC)ocn368115911

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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