Biographia Britannica Literaria: Anglo-Saxon period (Google eBook)

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J.W. Parker, 1842 - Anglo-Norman literature
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Page 556 - ACCOUNT of the only known Manuscript of Shakespeare's Plays, comprising some important variations and corrections in the " Merry Wives of Windsor," obtained from a Playhouse Copy of that Play recently discovered. By JO HALLIWELL. 8vo. Is. KIMBAULT'S "Who was 'Jack Wilson,' the Singer of Shakespeare's Stage?
Page 557 - JW and his housekeeper ; It gives a curious insight into the early economy of the Methodists. It is entirely unknown to all Wesley's biographers.
Page 491 - Antiqvitie, shewing the auncient fayth in the Church of England touching the sacrament of the body and bloude of the Lord here publikely preached, and also receaued in the Saxons tyme, aboue 600.
Page 555 - The Anglo-Norman Period. Thick 8vo, cloth, 6s (original price 12s) Published under the superintendence of the Council of the Royal Society of Literature. There is no work in the English Language which gives the reader such a comprehensive and connected History of the Literature of these periods.
Page 556 - SHAKESPEARE'S LIBRARY. A Collection of the Romances, Novels, Poems, and Histories used by Shakespeare as the foundation of his Dramas, now first collected and accurately reprinted from the original Editions, with Notes, &c.
Page 493 - ANALECTA ANGLO-SAXONICA. A Selection, in Prose and Verse, from Anglo-Saxon Authors, of various ages, with a Glossary. By Benjamin Thorpe, FSA A New Edition, with corrections and improvements. Post 8vo, cloth, 8s.
Page 534 - ANGLO-SAXON VERSION OF THE STORY OF APOLLONIUS of Tyre ; upon which is founded the Play of Pericles, attributed to Shakespeare; from a MS., with a Translation and Glossary.
Page 563 - Periods. 8vo, illustrated with numerous engravings, comprising upwards of five hundred objects, cloth. 15s This work, though intended as an introduction and a guide to the study of our early antiquities, will, it is hoped, also prove of service as a book of reference to the practised Archaeologist.
Page 536 - Price 31*. 6d. ANCIENT LAWS AND INSTITUTES OF ENGLAND ; comprising Laws enacted under the Anglo-Saxon Kings, from JEthelbirht to Cnut, with an English Translation of the Saxon ; the Laws called Edward the Confessor's ; the Laws of William the Conqueror, and those ascribed to Henry the First ; also...
Page 199 - All-powerful, may not possess, we must cede our realm j yet hath he not done rightly, that he hath struck us down to the fiery abyss of the hot hell, bereft us of heaven's kingdom, hath decreed to people it with mankind.

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