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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Aelfric, Abbot of Eynsham.
Aelfric's Lives of saints.
London : Pub. for the Early English Text Society, by N. Trübner & Co., 1881-1900
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Aelfric, Abbot of Eynsham.; Walter W Skeat; Gunning, Miss.; Wilkinson, Miss.; British Library.
|Language Note:||Anglo-Saxon (Old) and Modern English on opposite pages.|
|Notes:||"...now for the first time printed..."--p. [v]
May practically be regarded as forming a 'third series' of Aelfric's Homilies ... though they were doubtless intended to constitute an independent work. Cf. Preleminary notice, v.1, p. [v]
"The modern English version of the Homilies, though revised by myself, is almost entirely the work of Miss Gunning, of Cambridge, and MissWilkinson ..."--v.1, p. vii.
|Description:||2 v. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||v.1 [Early Eng. text soc. org. ser., 76,82]--v.2 [Early Eng. text soc. org. ser., 94,114].|
|Series Title:||Early English Text Society (Series)., Original series ;, 76, 82, 94, 114.|
|Other Titles:||Lives of saints.|
|Responsibility:||edited from manuscript Julius E. VII in the Cottonian collection, with various readings from other manuscripts, by Walter W. Skeat.|