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By Bruce Mitchell,Fred C. Robinson

ISBN-10: 0470671076

ISBN-13: 9780470671078

A finished advent to previous English, combining easy, transparent philology with the simplest literary works to supply a compelling and available novices’ guide.

  • Provides a finished creation to previous English
  • Uses a pragmatic procedure suited for the desires of the start student
  • Features choices from the best works of previous English literature, equipped from easy to tougher texts to maintain speed with the reader
  • Includes a dialogue of Anglo-Saxon literature, historical past, and tradition, and a bibliography directing readers to valuable guides at the subject
  • Updated all through with new fabric together with the 1st 25 strains from Beowulf with certain annotation and a proof of Grimm’s and Verner’s laws

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