Cambridge book of prose and verse
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Cambridge book of prose and verse an illustration of English literature from the beginnings to the cycles of romance by

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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Statementedited by George Sampson.
ContributionsSampson, George.
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Open LibraryOL14075412M

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About the Book. Books about Ancient, Classical and Medieval Poetry begin with the ancient epic poetry of Babylon and Greece. Poetry did not flourish in the Middle . Life in Shakespeare's England: A Book of Elizabethan Prose (second edition; Cambridge, UK: At the University press, c), ed. by John Dover Wilson multiple formats at page images at HathiTrust; US access only. This book is a major reader of Old English, the language spoken by the Anglo-Saxons before the Norman Conquest. Designed both for beginning and for more advanced students, it broke new ground in two ways, first in its range of texts, and second in the degree of annotation it offers. The fifty-six prose and verse texts include the established favourites such as The Battle of Maldon and King. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Waterlow, Sydney, In praise of Cambridge. London, Constable and Co., (DLC) (OCoLC)