Anglo-Saxon Appetites: Food and Drink and Their Consumption in Old English and Related Literature

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Four Courts Press, 1999 - Health & Fitness - 195 pages
In examining the treatment of food and drink and eating and drinking, Food and Drink in Anglo-Saxon Britain focuses centrally on Old English poetry but also refers extensively to the prose and to texts in other early Germanic languages and in Latin.

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Contents

PREFACE
7
FOOD DRINK AND FEAST IN ANGLOSAXON
17
EATING AND EATERS
51
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About the author (1999)

Hugh Magennis is Professor of Old English Literature and Director of the Institute of Theology at Queen's University, Belfast.

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