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The Idea of Anglo Saxon England, 1066-1901 presents the first systematic review of the ways in which Anglo-Saxon studies have evolved from their beginnings to the twentieth century Tells the story of how the idea of Anglo-Saxon England evolved from the Anglo-Saxons themselves to the Victorians, serving as a myth of origins for the English people, their language, and some of their most cherished institutions Combines original research with established scholarship to reveal how current conceptions of English identity might be very different if it were not for the discovery and invention of the…mehr

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The Idea of Anglo Saxon England, 1066-1901 presents the first systematic review of the ways in which Anglo-Saxon studies have evolved from their beginnings to the twentieth century Tells the story of how the idea of Anglo-Saxon England evolved from the Anglo-Saxons themselves to the Victorians, serving as a myth of origins for the English people, their language, and some of their most cherished institutions Combines original research with established scholarship to reveal how current conceptions of English identity might be very different if it were not for the discovery and invention of the Anglo-Saxon past Reveals how documents dating from the Anglo-Saxon era have greatly influenced modern attitudes toward nationhood, race, religious practice, and constitutional liberties Includes more than fifty images of manuscripts, early printed books, paintings, sculptures, and major historians of the era

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  • Verlag: John Wiley & Sons
  • Seitenzahl: 448
  • Erscheinungstermin: 29. Juli 2015
  • Englisch
  • ISBN-13: 9781118943359
  • Artikelnr.: 43589051
Autorenporträt
John D. Niles is Professor Emeritus of Humanities at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Professor Emeritus of English at the University of California, Berkeley, and a Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge. A past president of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, he is the author or editor of a dozen books on Old English literature and related topics, including Beowulf: The Poem and Its Tradition (1983) and Homo Narrans: The Poetics and Anthropology of Oral Literature (1997).
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List of Vignettes viPreface and Acknowledgements viiAbbreviations xiiiList of Figures xv1 The Impact of the Norman Conquest 12 The Discovery of Anglo?]Saxon England in Tudor Times 493 British Antiquaries and the Anglo?]Saxon Past 774 The Founding of a Discipline 1600-1700 1095 A Period of Consolidation 1700-1800 1476 The Romantics and the Discovery of Old English Verse 1867 The Triumph of Philology 2208 Old English Studies in North America 2659 Anglo?]Saxon England and the Empire 302Afterword 378Some Landmark Publications 381Works Cited 395Index 415