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absol Alex alliteration alliterative alliterative verse autem Baltazar Bateson Belshazzar's feast Ben Jonson benne Biblical bobe bry3t bylyve clene conj dayez Destr druye Dry3tyn ejus emendation Etym exampie expiained fader fayre Gawain Gawain-poet Glossary Gollancz hatz hert heven Huchown hy3e hy3t imper intr Introd kynde kyng kyth Lorde ly3t lyfte lyke meaning Middle English mo3t mony my3t never noun occurs Old English onez paraphrased passage Patience Pearl Penne Ph.D phrase Piers Plowman poems poet poet's prep pres pret pron prop Purity quae quod refl ry3t ryche schal schulde scribe Segor sete Skeat subj sunt super terram superl sy3t translation verb Vulg Vulgate watz wern wonyed word wro3t wy3e wylde wyrke wyse wyth wythinne
Page 76 - Quomodo cecidisti de caelo lucifer, qui mane oriebaris? Corruisti in terram, qui vulnerabas gentes, qui dicebas in corde tuo: In caelum conscendam, super astra Dei exaltabo solium meum, sedebo in monte testamenti in lateribus aquilonis; ascendam super altitudinem nubium, similis ero Altissimo.
Page 115 - O thou king, the Most High God gave Nebuchadnezzar, thy father, a kingdom and majesty and glory and honour; and for the majesty that he gave him, all people, nations and languages trembled and feared before him; whom he would he slew, and whom he would he kept alive, and whom he would he set up, and whom he would he put down.
Page 232 - XXII. King Alfred's Old English Version of St. Augustine's Soliloquies, turned into Modern English. HENRY LEE HARGROVE, Ph.D. $0.75.
Page 96 - And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together : for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.
Page 233 - Epicoene, by Ben Jonson, edited with Introduction, Notes, and Glossary. AURELIA HENRY, Ph.D. $2.00. Cloth, $2.50. XXXII. The Syntax of the Temporal Clause in Old English Prose. ARTHUR ADAMS, Ph.D. $1.00. XXXIII. The Knight of the Burning Pestle, by Beaumont and Fletcher, edited with Introduction, Notes, and Glossary. HERBERT S. MURCH, Ph.D. $2.00. Cloth, $2.50.
Page 89 - These lines repeat the idea of 519-20, and partly reflect Gen. 9. 11 : 'Statuam pactum meum vobiscum, et nequaquam ultra interficietur omnis caro aquis diluvii, neque erit deinceps diluvium dissipans terram.' 569-70. 'This promise (that God would never again destroy all flesh) never escaped him, ie he never forgot, because of any wickedness (however great). Nevertheless he did take terrible vengeance on wicked men afterwards.
Page 232 - XXIX. The Devil is an Ass, by Ben Jonson, edited with Introduction, Notes, and Glossary. WILLIAM SAVAGE JOHNSON, Ph.D.
Page 223 - Cumque elevasset oculos, apparuerunt ei tres viri stantes prope eum ; quos cum vidisset, cucurrit in occursum eorum de ostio tabernaculi, et adoravit in terram.
Page iii - A portion of the expense of printing this thesis has been borne by the Modern Language Club of Yale University from funds placed at its disposal by the generosity of Mr. George E. Dimock, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, a graduate of Yale in the class of 1874.