A New Theory of Old English Meter

Hard Cover, New York: Peter Lang, 1985. Good with no dust jacket.

Exlibrary markings. Clean, bright text pages. Sound binding and hinges. Paper over boards has marred area at top left where library label has been removed. General light shelf wear. Typescript font. ; Theoretical discussion of Anglo-Saxon verse. Topics include metrical significance and old English meter, the two-lift requirement and the one-stress verse, resolution and anacrusis in old English meter, and more. Appendix, bibliography, index. American University Studies Series IV, English Language and Literature; Ex-Library; Vol. 14; 9.0" (23 cm) tall; 191 pages.

ISBN: 0820401374           Item #5190046

Price: $18.00