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By Robert D. Fulk,Christopher M. Cain

This revised version of A background of previous English Literature attracts broadly at the most up-to-date scholarship to have developed over the past decade. The textual content contains extra fabric all through, together with new chapters on Anglo-Saxon manuscripts and incidental and marginal texts.

  • This revised version responds to the renewed historicism in medieval studies
  • Provides wide-ranging insurance, together with Anglo-Latin literature in addition to non-canonical writings
  • Includes new chapters on manuscripts and on marginal and incidental texts
  • Incorporates extended insurance of criminal texts and medical and scholastic texts, now handled in separate chapters
  • Demonstrates that the sector of Anglo-Saxon stories is uniquely put to give a contribution to present literary debates

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