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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
King Alfred's Anglo-Saxon version of the Compendious history of the world by 0rosius.
London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1859
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Paulus Orosius; Alfred, King of England; Joseph Bosworth; R T Hampson
|Notes:||Errors in pagination; nos. 9-16 omitted in the last part.|
|Description:||2 preliminary leaves, lxiv, -133, 31, -198, 63 (i.e. 55),  pages folded map, 5 facsimile (including frontispiece) 25 cm|
|Contents:||Containing: Facsimile specimens of the Lauderdale and cotton MSS A preface describing these MSS. etc- An Introduction --
on Orosius and his work; The Anglo-Saxon text; Notes and various readings; A Literal English Translation, with notes; Mr. Hampson's Essay on King Alfred's Geography, and A map of Europe, Asia and Africa, according to Orosius and Alfred. By The Rev. Joseph Bosworth D.D.F.R.S.F.S.A.
|Responsibility:||Containing, --facsimile specimens of the Lauderdale and Cotton mss., etc., an introduction--on 0rosius and his work; the Anglo-Saxon text; notes and various readings; a literal English translation, with notes; Mr. Hampson's Essay on King Alfred's geography, and a map of Europe, Asia, and Africa, according to Orosius and Alfred. By the Rev. Joseph Bosworth.|