Of all the Anglo-Saxon art remaining to us, their poetry is of the very highest literary quality, and provides a fantastic source of information about pre-Christian Germanic history, myth and culture.
Invaluable to students of both history and literature, this ebook of Epic and Heroic Anglo-Saxon Verse provides the complete collection (alongside the separate Epic Beowulf)
The content on this ebook is as follows:
– Detailed Introduction
– Thorough Synopsis of each Poem
– Cynewulf’s Elene
– Athelstan, or The Fight at Brunanburh
– Byrhtnoth, or The Fight at Maldon
– The Dream of the Rood
This ebook has an interactive table of contents for ease of navigation.