Aelfric's Catholic Homilies: Introduction, Commentary and Glossary

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Early English Text Society, 2000 - 794 pages
'A very useful summary list of sources used by Ælfric... an essential companion to the two volumes.' -Years Work in English Studies 'From each visit, the reader carries away a richer total understanding of Ælfric the intellectual, teacher, or translator. As it places so conveniently in the hands of a wide audience the materials necessary for any informed reading of the Homilies, this book alone will greatly facilitate future work on Ælfric.' -Medium Ævum 'Scholars owe a twofold debt to Malcolm Godden for this book, important both for its own sake, as a research tool, and for the milestone it signals: completion of a long-needed critical edition of Ælfric's Old English Catholic Homilies.' -Medium Ævum 'Godden's Introduction, Commentary, and Glossary brings a triumphant closure to a project that will be of immense value for years to come. Ælfric is fortunate in his editors.' -Notes and QueriesCompanion volume to SS 5 and SS 17, completing the set

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