The Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1, Part 1
Pearson Longman, 2006 - Literary Criticism - 686 pages
Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1A The Middle Ages,3/E is a comprehensive and thoughtfully arranged anthology that offers a rich selection of major British authors throughout the Middle Ages. The highlight of Volume 1A is the highly praised verse translation of Beowulf by Tim Murphy. The book also includes Perspectives, Companion Readings, and and Its Time sections which show how major literary writings interrelate with and respond to various social, historical, and cultural events of Great Britain in the Middle Ages. For those interested in British Literature of the Middle Ages.
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