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Pride and prodigies

Andy Orchard

Pride and prodigies

studies in the monsters of the Beowulf-manuscript

by Andy Orchard

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Published by D.S. Brewer in Cambridge, Rochester, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Beowulf.,
    • Beowulf -- Manuscripts.,
    • Monsters in literature.,
    • Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism.,
    • Monsters -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
    • Christianity and literature -- England.,
    • Manuscripts, English (Old),
    • Heroes in literature.,
    • Pride in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-341) and index.

      StatementAndy Orchard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1587.M65 O73 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 352 p. ;
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1099225M
      ISBN 100859914569
      LC Control Number94023981

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Pride and Prodigies Book Description: In this series of detailed studies, Andy Orchard demonstrates the changing range of Anglo-Saxon attitudes towards the monstrous by reconsidering the monsters of Beowulf against the background of early medieval and patristic teratology and with reference to specific Anglo-Saxon texts.

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