Books known to Anglo-Latin writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin (670-804)
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Books known to Anglo-Latin writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin (670-804) by J. D. A. Ogilvy

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Published by The Mediaeval Academy of America in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Latin literature -- Bibliography,
  • Classical literature -- Bibliography,
  • Literature, Medieval -- Bibliography,
  • Literature, Comparative -- English and classical,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Classical and English,
  • Libraries -- History -- Medieval

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesAnglo-Latin writers.
Statement[by] J. D. A. Ogilvy.
SeriesThe Mediaeval Academy of America. Studies and documents,, no. 2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ7026 .O35
The Physical Object
Paginationxix,108p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6337739M
LC Control Number36012540
OCLC/WorldCa652898

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The cardinal role of Anglo-Saxon libraries in the transmission of classical and patristic literature to the later middle ages has long been recognized, for these libraries sustained the researches of those English scholars whose writings determined the curriculum of medieval schools: Aldhelm, Bede, and Alcuin, to name only the best known. Yet this is the first full-length account of the nature. The Book of the Gests of Alexander of Macedon: A Mediaeval Hebrew Version of the Alexander Romance by Immanuel Ben Jacob Bonfils. Books Known to Anglo-Latin Writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin (). Pp. xx, MAB Not Available: J. D.A. Ogilvy: Books Known to the English, , MAB Not Available. Catalogue of books known to Anglo-Latin writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin.- The chief sources of information employed by writers of the period (p. ).- Growth of English libraries The text has been used by J. D. A. Ogilvy, Books known to Anglo-Latin writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin (=The Mediaeval Academy of America, Studies and Documents, no. 2), Cambridge (Mass.) , pp. XIV, 33, 36,

The emphasis is somewhat different in the case of Aldhelm, the first major Anglo-Latin riddler, whose riddle collection is inspired by Symphosius’ example, as Aldhelm notes in his preface. 16 Whereas Symphosius’ three-line riddles revolve around a witty paradox, Aldhelm’s collection is far more expansive, both in topic and length, and. Prior to discussion of the language and literature of the Anglo-Saxons, this book gives a very brief survey of Anglo-Latin authors; Aldhelm, Bede and Alcuin produced marvelous works written in Latin.   Here are 23 books by Latino authors that should be on your must-read list: 1 How the García Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia Alvarez "It's a book just as much about immigration and Latin culture as it is about family conflict and struggle. Books Known to Anglo-Latin Writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin () by J. D. A. Ogilvy Books Known to Anglo-Latin Writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin () by J. D. A. Ogilvy (pp. ).

Ogilvy, J. D. A., Books Known to Anglo-Latin Writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin (), Cambridge, The Mediaeval Academy of America (Studies and Documents, 2), , xix + p. Roger, Maurice, L'enseignement des lettres classiques d'Ausone à Alcuin: introduction à l'histoire des écoles carolingiennes, Paris, , xvi + p. Alcuin of York (/ ˈ æ l k w ɪ n /; Latin: Flaccus Albinus Alcuinus; c. – 19 May AD) – also called Ealhwine, Alhwin, or Alchoin – was an English scholar, clergyman, poet, and teacher from York, was born around and became the student of Archbishop Ecgbert at York. At the invitation of Charlemagne, he became a leading scholar and teacher at the Carolingian.   Books known to Anglo-Latin writers from Aldhelm to Alcuin () (The Mediaeval Academy of America. Studies and documents) - J. D. A Ogilvy; Unknown Binding $ Condition: Used - Good Classical Influences on European Culture A.D. Bolgar, R. R. President, Senior Faculty Association, Publications included: Books in England from Aldhelm to Alcuin: A Study in the Scholarship of the Eighth-Century Anglo-Saxons (); Books Known to Anglo-Latin Writers From Aldhelm to Alcuin () (); Books Known to the English (); Place of Wearmuth and Jarrow in Western.