The Battle of the Books and Other Short Pieces

The Battle of the Books and Other Short Pieces

by anonymous

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Medieval historical document, translated to English. "Originally compiled on the orders of King Alfred the Great, approximately A.D. 890, and subsequently maintained and added to
by generations of anonymous scribes until the middle of the 12th Century. The original language is Anglo-Saxon (Old English), but later entries are essentially Middle English in tone.
Translation by Rev. James Ingram (London, 1823), with additional readings from the translation of Dr. J.A. Giles (London, 1847).

Product Details

BN ID: 2940000846551
Publisher: B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date: 03/01/2010
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 119 KB

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