Report on the records of the city of Exeter ...

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H.M. Stationery Off., The Hereford Times limited [printers] , London
Exeter (England) -- His


Exeter (Eng

Series[Parliament. Papers by command] Cd. 7640
ContributionsWylie, James Hamilton, 1844-1914., George, Ethel, comp.
LC ClassificationsDA25.M2 E9
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 536 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6590715M
LC Control Number16020622

Report on the records of the city of Exeter.

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London, H.M. Stationery Off., the Hereford Times Ltd. [printers] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Hamilton Wylie; Ethel George; Great Britain.

Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts. Anglo-Saxon Exeterconcludes with six appendices in which many documents important to the early history of the city are edited, including its relic-lists, the records for moving the see from.

The Exeter book: an anthology of Anglo-Saxon poetry presented to Exeter cathedral by Leofric, first bishop of Exeter (), and still in the possession of the dean and chapter by Gollancz, Israel, Sir, Pages: Exeter Book, or the Codex Exoniensis, is a 10th Century book, or codex, that contains most of the surviving Anglo-Saxon four collections of Old English verse exist, out of which the Exeter Book is the largest and most impressive.

Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter, originally donated it to the library of Exeter Cathedral. The Exeter Book Volume 3 of Anglo-Saxon poetic records: a collective edition Volume 3 of Anglo-Saxon poetic records Volume 3 of Anglo-Saxon studies: Editors: George Philip Krapp, Elliott Van Kirk Dobbie: Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

NOTES ET MATERIAUX. A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON A NEW EDITION OF THE EXETER BOOK. For the past two years I have been working on a new edition of Exeter Cathedral Library MSbetter known as the Exeter Book and in July-August spent four weeks conducting a thorough examination of the manuscript in situ (1).

The Exeter book an anthology of Anglo-Saxon poetry presented to Exeter Cathedral by Loefric, first bishop of Exeter (), and still in possession of the dean and chapter This edition published in by Pub.

for the Early English Text Society, by. The Exeter Book is the largest existing book of Old English Writings dating from the 10th century; of the four Old English manuscript collections, the Exeter Book is notable for its diversity: from Old English poems (both secular and religious) to riddles with double entendres as well as Saint’s Lives and hymns.

The Exeter Book in Exeter Cathedral Library The Exeter Book is a very rare surviving example of Anglo Saxon poetry, one of only four such collections in the world. Most famous for its riddles. Joyce Hill, “The Exeter Book and Lambeth Palace Library MS A Reconsideration,” American Notes & Queries, 24, Nos.

7–8 (March-April ), – I should like to repeat my thanks to the Librarian of Lambeth Palace Library, Mr. E.G.W. Bill, for permission to consult Ms Extract Exeter, Cathedral Library,fols.

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8–, the celebrated Exeter Book of Old English Poetry, preserves approximately one-sixth of the surviving corpus of Old English verse, and its importance for the study of pre-Conquest vernacular literature can hardly be exaggerated.

“The Exeter Book” is the current vernacular designation for Exeter, Cathedral Library, MSsometimes known as the Codex Exoniensis or variants thereof. Its script suggests that the manuscript must have been written in its present form before CE and possibly as early as a point near the middle of the 10th century.

The Exeter Book, Exeter Cathedral Library MSalso known as the Codex Exoniensis, is a tenth-century [1] book or codex which is an anthology of Anglo-Saxon is one of the four major Anglo-Saxon literature book was donated to the library of Exeter Cathedral by Leofric, the first bishop of is believed originally to have contained leaves, of which the first.

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The Exeter Book, compiled by 10th-century clerics, contains a number of surprisingly euphemistic riddles. Megan Cavell explores what these bawdy puzzles tell us about sex and gender in Anglo-Saxon England. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Exeter Book Riddle 47 (according to the numbering of the Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records) is one of the most famous of the Old English riddles found in the later tenth-century Exeter Book.

Its solution is ' book-worm ' or 'moth'. Great Britain. Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts (), Report on the records of the City of Exeter, London, OCLCOL M "Exeter". England. Blue Guides. London: Macmillan.

Hoskins. Industry, Trade and People in Exeter, – () W. Stanley Lewis and A. Shorter (). "The Evolution of Exeter. All three poems survive in the Exeter Book,a manuscript of Anglo-Saxon poems produced by a single scribe around a.d. In addition to these and other secular poems, the Exeter Book contains religious verse, nearly riddles, and a heroic narrative.

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It is the largest collection of. "Many visitors are attracted to Exeter because of its history and this artwork reflects the city's rich heritage. The Exeter Book is one of the earliest surviving pieces of Anglo Saxon literature.". Exeter Book Riddle 25 (according to the numbering of the Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records) is one of the Old English riddles found in the later tenth-century Exeter Book.

Suggested solutions have included Hemp, Leek, Onion, Rosehip, Mustard and Phallus, but the consensus is that the solution is Onion.

Exeter City booked their spot in the second round of the FA Cup after coming from behind to beat non-league AFC Fylde. Having crashed out to. Report on the Records of the City of Exeter. HMSO, London () pp.[Based on catalogue at Exeter Guildhall, ] [ Full text and index ] The Devon & Exeter Institution - a private collection containing much West Country material and nineteenth century materials, part of Exeter.

The Exeter book of Old English poetry. London, Printed and Pub. for the Dean and Chapter of Exeter Cathedral by P. Lund, Humphries & Co., ltd., Limited to twelve copies, unnumbered and not for sale and two hundred and fifty copies numbered and for sale of which this is no.

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Dep of Urban Planning final studio report, prepared for Yonkers Office for the Aging, Mayor Philip Amicone, and the people of the City of Yonkers, NY (). View full-text Article. The register of Edmund Lacy, Bishop of Exeter, Registrum commune: 1, Calendars of wills and administrations relating to the counties of Devon and Cornwall: proved in the Court of the Principal Registry of the bishop of Exeter, and of Devon only, proved in the Court of the Archdeaconry of Exeter, The Exeter Book; The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records, A Collective Edition, volume 3.

Krapp, George Philip; Elliott van Kirk Dobbie Published by New York, Columbia University Press. 1 The Beowulf Manuscript, The Junius Manuscript, The Vercelli Book, and the Exeter Book.

2 The Paris Psalter and the metrical translations of the Latin verses from Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy. 3 N. Ker, Catalogue of Manuscripts Containing Anglo-Saxon (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), p. 4 Benjamin Thorpe, Codex Exoniensis (London: Society of Antiquaries, ).

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All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. The Exeter Book is the common name given to the Exeter Cathedral Chapter Library, MS. The manuscript is the largest of the four collections of OLD ENGLISH poetry still in existence. It was written by a single hand, almost certainly that of a monastic scribe, during the last part of the 10th century—roughly between and   Exeter City F.C.

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8 Exeter, Cathedral Library MSfo 1r; John Le Neve, Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae.