Wulfstan Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)


Bethurum, Dorothy. “Wulfstan.” In Continuations and Beginnings: Studies in Old English Literature, edited by Eric Gerald Stanley, pp. 210-46. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1966.

Presents an overview of Wulfstan's life and career, considering stylistic elements in his writing and his role as an archbishop in eleventh-century England.

———. Introduction to The Homilies of Wulfstan, pp. 1-112. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1957.

Contains extensive information on Wulfstan's life, language, literary style, and the manuscript history of his homiletic writing.

Cross, J. E....

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