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The Blickling homilies of the tenth century

The Blickling homilies of the tenth century

from the Marquis of Lothian"s unique ms. A.D. 971

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Published by N. Tru bner for the Early English Text Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sermons, English (Old),
  • Anglo-Saxon language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with a translation and index of words, by R. Morris.
    SeriesEarly English Text Society. Publications. Original series -- no. 58, 63, 73., Early English Text Society (Series) -- 58, etc.
    ContributionsMorris, Richard, 1833-1894.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, [2], 392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14624808M
    LC Control Number87366019
    OCLC/WorldCa10551488

    Ælfric of Eynsham (Old English: Ælfrīc; Latin: Alfricus, Elphricus; c. – c. ) was an English abbot and a student of Æthelwold of Winchester, and a consummate, prolific writer in Old English of hagiography, homilies, biblical commentaries, and other is also known variously as Ælfric the Grammarian (Alfricus Grammaticus), Ælfric of Cerne, and Ælfric the : c. The Blickling Homilies, a collection of sermons by an unknown author, dates from the second half of the 10th century. It took its name from the family seat of the marquess of Lothian. The family had owned it for generations before it was sold at auction in The manuscript was later acquired for a .

    A page of the Blickling Homilies in facsimile, as reproduced in The Blickling Homilies of the Tenth Century: from the Marquis of Lothian's unique MS A.D. , edited and translated by Richard Morris, EETS o.s. v 63, 73 (–80)Type: Text publication society. In his search for an historical context for the famous Exeter Book of Old English poetry, Dr Conner's examination of the archaeological and textual records of Exeter have led him to significant new conclusions about the city's tenth century monastic culture. He posits the existence of a large library dating from the time of King Æthelstan, an active scriptorium from at least the mid-century. The Blickling Homilies are a collection of eighteen Old English prose sermons by anonymous writer(s). They date from the late Tenth Century, and are one of the earliest extant collections of English vernacular homiletic writings.

    The Book of Homilies (or sermons) is actually two books, the first one of twelve homilies published in during the reign of Edward VI, and the second 20 homilies in during the reign of Elizabeth I, with a 21st added in The sermons are a mixture of exhortations to sound Anglican doctrine and theology, and to good moral conduct.   Blickling Homilies: Edition and Translation Richard J. Kelly The Blickling Homilies date from the end of the tenth century and form one of the earliest extant collections of English vernacular homiletic writings. This edition of the Blickling homily on St. Martin of Tours is the first critical edition of any of the homilies in the Blickling Book, a folio manuscript of the late tenth century. The edition is divided into two major parts: the text of the homily and an introduction.


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The Blickling homilies of the tenth century Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activated  Book title: The Blickling Homilies: Edition and pdf Author: Richard J. Kelly Publisher: Continuum Church Times Pdf £41 THE Blicking Homilies is a collection of 18 homilies written in Old English, though often based on older, Latin sources, the oldest such collection in existence, dating to c The subjects for the homilies follow important events in the liturgical calendar.

The major contribution of the last download pdf to study of the Blickling book, D. G. Scragg's study of the relationship of "The Homilies of the Blickling Manuscript" to the larger corpus of Old English preaching texts, in a festschrift for Peter Clemoes (edited by Michael Lapidge and Helmut Gneuss, Cambridge, ), is not taken adequately.tenth century.

It thus needed, Collins ebook, comparatively ebook apparatus criticus and references to parallel texts in Old English only as they were needed 2 On the history of the compilation of the Blickling Book and its relation to other manuscripts and to the homiletic corpus as a whole, see D.G.

Scragg, 'The Homilies of the Blickling.