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The dating of Beowulf : a reassessment /

edited by Leonard Neidorf.

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Names: Neidorf, Leonard,
Published: Woodbridge, Suffolk, England : D.S. Brewer, [2014]
Series: Anglo-Saxon studies ; 24.
Topics: Epic poetry, English (Old) - History and criticism. | Epic poetry, English (Old) - Chronology. | Manuscripts, English (Old) | Manuscript dating. | LITERARY CRITICISM - European - English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh. | LITERARY CRITICISM - Medieval. | Beowulf - History and criticism.
Genres: Electronic books. | Chronologies. | Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Online Access: JSTOR EBA - Full text online
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1. Beowulf and language history / R.D. Fulk -- 2. Germanic legend, scribal Errors, and cultural change / Leonard Neidorf -- 3. Names in Beowulf and Anglo-Saxon England / Tom Shippey -- 4. The limits of conservative composition in Old English poetry / Megan E. Hartman -- 5. The date of composition of Beowulf and the evidence of metrical evolution / Thomas A. Bredehoft -- 6. Beowulf and the containment of Scyld in the West Saxon royal genealogy / Dennis Cronan -- 7. History and fiction in the Frisian Raid / Frederick M. Biggs -- 8. 'Give the people what they want' : historiography and rhetorical history of the dating of Beowulf controversy / Michael D.C. Drout ; with Phoebe Boyd and Emily Bowman -- 9. A note on the other Heorot / Joseph Harris -- 10. Beowulf and conversion history / Thomas D. Hill -- 11. Material monsters and semantic shifts / Rafael J. Pascal -- 12. Scandals in Toronto : Kaluza's law and transliteration errors / George Clark -- 13. Afterword : Beowulf and everything else / Allen J. Frantzen.

Table of Contents for: The dating of Beowulf : a reassessment