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Old English chronicles including Ethelwerd"s Chronicle Asser"s life of Alfred. Geoffrey of Monmouth"s British history. Gildas. Nennius. Together with The spurious chronicle of Richard of Chichester. by J. A. Giles

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Published by G. Bell & Sons, ltd. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEd., with illustrative notes, by J. A. Giles.
SeriesBohn"s antiquarian library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA150 .G
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 512 p. incl. geneal. tab.
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18079498M
LC Control Number16001546

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The English version of the Bible places the books of Chronicles after Kings, but in the Hebrew text they are placed at the very end of the Old Testament. (See this chart of Old Testament books in Hebrew order). The books of Chronicles were originally one book, as in the case of Samuel and Kings. Six Old English Chronicles book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of th /5.   Old English chronicles: including Ethelwerd's chronicle, Asser's Life of Alfred, Geoffrey of Monmouth's British history, Gildas, Nennius, together with the spurious Chronicle of Richard of Cirencester by Giles, J. A. (John Allen), Pages: Old English chronicles including Ethelwerd's chronicle, Asser's Life of Alfred, Geoffrey of Monmouth's British history, Gildas, Nennius, together with the spurious Chronicle of Richard of Cirencester. by J. A. Giles. Published by G. Bell in London.

old english chronicles. ethelwerd—asser's life of alfred—geoffrey of monmouth—gildas—nennius—and richard of cirencester. george bell and sons london: portugal st., lincoln's inn. cambridge: deighton, bell and co. new york: the macmillan co. bombay: a.h. wheeler and co. old english chronicles, including ethelwerd's chronicle.   Six Old English Chronicles: Ethelwerd's Chronicle, Asser's Life Of Alfred, Geoffrey Of Monmouth's British History, Gildas, Nennius And Richard Of Cirencester [Giles, J. A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Six Old English Chronicles: Ethelwerd's Chronicle, Asser's Life Of Alfred, Geoffrey Of Monmouth's British HistoryFormat: Paperback. Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Giles, J.A. (John Allen), Six old English chronicles. London, H.G. Bohn,   Excerpt from Six Old English Chronicles: Ethelwerd Asser's Life of Alfred Geoffrey of Monmouth Gildas Nennius and Richard of Cirencester OF the present volume it will be sufficient to inform the reader that it contains Six Chronicles, all relating to the history of this country before the Norman Conquest, and all of essential importance to those who like to study history in the very words of Author: John Allen Giles.

  Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The "translation [of Nennius] is substantially that of the Rev. W. Gunn, published in "--Pref The work attributed to Richard of Cirencester is a forgery by Charles BertramPages: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   Watch our overview video on the books of Chronicles, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. Chronicles retells the entire Old Testament story, highlighting. User Review - Flag as inappropriate While this looks like it is a well researched and fascinating work, as an academic and author myself I find it a bit frustrating that I can find no information about who the author is or his credentials. And whilst there are original sources cited in general, like Monmouth or Holinshed, I should like to know more specific referencing, like for example the /5(5).