Rethinking and Recontextualizing Glosses : New Perspectives in the Study of Late Anglo-Saxon Glossography

P. Lendinara, L. Lazzari, C. Di Sciacca

Editore: Brepols - Harvey Miller 2011, 2011
Usato / Hardcover / Quantità: 1
Da BOOKSELLER - ERIK TONEN BOOKS (antwerpen, Belgio)
Copie del libro da altre librerie
Mostra tutte le  copie di questo libro
Aggiungere al carrello
Prezzo: EUR 77,00
Convertire valuta
Spedizione: EUR 29,00
Da: Belgio a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Lista dei preferiti


Dati bibliografici

Titolo: Rethinking and Recontextualizing Glosses : ...

Casa editrice: Brepols - Harvey Miller 2011

Data di pubblicazione: 2011

Legatura: Hardcover


Hardcover. XX 564 p., 16 colour ill., 165 x 240 mm, Languages: English, Including an index. Fine copy. ISBN 9782503542539. Glossing was a scribal practice in use since antiquity, but it was in the Middle Ages that it acquired a wider meaning and a different role, becoming one of the most widespread forms of literacy in the Germanic West, including the British Isles. Most of the essays collected in this volume focus on the late Anglo-Saxon period, that is a well-identified time-frame spanning from the Benedictine Reform to the eleventh century. As recent scholarship has convincingly established, the second half of the tenth century and the beginning of the eleventh saw the blooming of Anglo-Saxon scholarship and a remarkable advance in educational practices. Within this cultural resurgence, glossing undoubtedly played no small role and was particularly vital in centres such as Abingdon, Canterbury, and Winchester. In the contributions to the present volume, the relationship between glosses and the text they accompany is always explored on the basis of their manuscript context. The essays are devoted to both Latin and Old English apparatuses of glosses as well as to specific items of the Old Norse and Old Saxon glossarial production. 0 g. Codice inventario libreria 45622

Info su libreria e pagamento

Metodi di pagamento

La libreria accetta i seguenti metodi di pagamento:

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • Mastercard
  • PayPal
  • Visa

[Cercare nel catalogo della libreria]

[Tutti i libri della libreria]

[Fare una domanda alla libreria]

Indirizzo: antwerpen, Belgio

Libreria AbeBooks dal: 4 luglio 2002
Valutazione libreria: 4 stelle

Condizioni di vendita:

Terms and conditions of sale

Books are offered if unsold. The order of incoming orders will be respected strictly. You can also order the book directly on and you get the best price - !!

Orders can be placed via e-mail (, or in writing, preferably not by telephone.

The books that are offered online are not available at our bookshop at 48 Kloosterstraat.

You will receive an e-mail confirming the availability of the book(s) and providing details wi...

[Ulteriori informazioni]

Condizioni di spedizione:

Orders usually ship within 3 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 4.2 LB, or 2 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. ;

Descrizione libreria: Always WELCOME !! And this treasure trove of a bookstore does offer a lot to browse through. If you visit www.erik-tonen-books on Abebooks and use the search feature, you will find that the books located on the shelves are a mere fraction of the titles stored in the vaults of this individual who set out as a dilettante, but ended up as a more than professional bookseller - and an eminent member of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers to boot.