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Old English poetry / [videorecording]

by Glover, Julian; Gecks, Nicholas; Mervyn, Richard; Gielgud, JohnSir; Thames Television; Films for the Humanities (Firm).
Type: materialTypeLabelVisual MaterialSeries: Survey of English poetry .Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1988ISBN: 0891139907.Subject(s): English poetry -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 | Anglo-Saxons -- Poetry | -- Middle Ages -- PoetrySummary: The foundation for the understanding of English literature, and its Anglo-Saxon origins are explained with modern translations of three riddle poems: The Seafarer, The Dream of the Rood, and sections of Beowulf. The original Old English is interwoven with contemporary English to offer an understanding and a sense of the power of the poetic language of the original.
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Producer / director Richard Mervyn; compiler Anthony Thwaite

Sir John Gielgud; Julian Glover; Nicholas Gecks

The foundation for the understanding of English literature, and its Anglo-Saxon origins are explained with modern translations of three riddle poems: The Seafarer, The Dream of the Rood, and sections of Beowulf. The original Old English is interwoven with contemporary English to offer an understanding and a sense of the power of the poetic language of the original.

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