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Constructing nations, reconstructing myth : essays in honour of T.A. Shippey, edited by Andrew Wawn with Graham Johnson and John Walter

Label
Constructing nations, reconstructing myth : essays in honour of T.A. Shippey
Title
Constructing nations, reconstructing myth
Title remainder
essays in honour of T.A. Shippey
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Wawn with Graham Johnson and John Walter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • fl. 2007
  • fl. 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wawn, Andrew
  • Johnson, Graham
  • Walter, John
  • Shippey, Thomas Alan
Series statement
Making the Middle Ages
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shippey, Thomas Alan
  • Literature, Medieval
  • English literature
  • Philology, Modern
  • Myth in literature
  • Nationalism in literature
Label
Constructing nations, reconstructing myth : essays in honour of T.A. Shippey, edited by Andrew Wawn with Graham Johnson and John Walter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Pt. 1.
  • Nations and Nationalism
  • James Macpherson's Ossian: Forging Ancient Highland Identity for Scotland/
  • Stefan Thomas Hall
  • p. 3
  • 'Lord and Protector of the Earth and its Inhabitants': Poetry, Philology, Politics, and Thor the Thunderer in Denmark and Germany, 1751-1864/
  • Martin Arnold
  • p. 27
  • Beowulf Editions for the Ancestors: Cultural Genealogy and Power in the Claims of Nineteenth-Century English and American Editors and Translators/
  • John Hill
  • p. 53
  • Forest Writes Back: The Ausbau of Finnish from Peasant Vernacular to Modernity/
  • Keith Battarbee
  • p. 71
  • English and the Jutland Dialect; Or, The Demise of a Romantic Notion/
  • Hans Frede Nielsen
  • p. 97
  • Pt. 2.
  • Philology and Philologists
  • How Elvish were the Alfar?/
  • Terry Gunnell
  • p. 111
  • Textual Criticism of Frederick Klaeber's Beowulf/
  • Robert D. Fulk
  • p. 131
  • Some Critics of the Four Branches of the Mabinogi/
  • Andrew Breeze
  • p. 155
  • Samuel Ferguson's 'Death-Song' (1833): An Anglo-Irish Response to Krakumal/
  • Rory McTurk
  • p. 167
  • Bit of a Lad: J. B. B. Roquefort (1777-1834)/
  • Keith Busby
  • p. 193
  • Grimms, The Kirk-Grims, and Sabine Baring-Gould/
  • Andrew Wawn
  • p. 215
  • Worter, Sachen, und Wahrheit: Philology and the Tree of Language in Tolkien/
  • Jonathan Evans
  • p. 243
  • Pt. 3.
  • Myths and Mythology
  • Spouting Poetry: Cognitive Metaphor and Conceptual Blending in the Old Norse Myth of the Poetic Mead/
  • Peter Orton
  • p. 277
  • Women's Work and Women's Magic as Literary Motifs in Icelandic Sagas/
  • Joyce Tally Lionarons
  • p. 301
  • What is 'Middle-Earth'? Origin, Evolution, and Mythic Function/
  • Paul Battles
  • p. 319
  • Jacob Grimm and the Reconstruction of Estonian Religion and Mythology/
  • David Elton Gay
  • p. 343
  • Tom Shippey: Academic Publications.
  • p. 357
  • Index.
  • p. 367
  • List of Contributors.
  • p. 381
Control code
0716559513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 382 p.
Isbn
9782503523934
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Constructing nations, reconstructing myth : essays in honour of T.A. Shippey, edited by Andrew Wawn with Graham Johnson and John Walter
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Pt. 1.
  • Nations and Nationalism
  • James Macpherson's Ossian: Forging Ancient Highland Identity for Scotland/
  • Stefan Thomas Hall
  • p. 3
  • 'Lord and Protector of the Earth and its Inhabitants': Poetry, Philology, Politics, and Thor the Thunderer in Denmark and Germany, 1751-1864/
  • Martin Arnold
  • p. 27
  • Beowulf Editions for the Ancestors: Cultural Genealogy and Power in the Claims of Nineteenth-Century English and American Editors and Translators/
  • John Hill
  • p. 53
  • Forest Writes Back: The Ausbau of Finnish from Peasant Vernacular to Modernity/
  • Keith Battarbee
  • p. 71
  • English and the Jutland Dialect; Or, The Demise of a Romantic Notion/
  • Hans Frede Nielsen
  • p. 97
  • Pt. 2.
  • Philology and Philologists
  • How Elvish were the Alfar?/
  • Terry Gunnell
  • p. 111
  • Textual Criticism of Frederick Klaeber's Beowulf/
  • Robert D. Fulk
  • p. 131
  • Some Critics of the Four Branches of the Mabinogi/
  • Andrew Breeze
  • p. 155
  • Samuel Ferguson's 'Death-Song' (1833): An Anglo-Irish Response to Krakumal/
  • Rory McTurk
  • p. 167
  • Bit of a Lad: J. B. B. Roquefort (1777-1834)/
  • Keith Busby
  • p. 193
  • Grimms, The Kirk-Grims, and Sabine Baring-Gould/
  • Andrew Wawn
  • p. 215
  • Worter, Sachen, und Wahrheit: Philology and the Tree of Language in Tolkien/
  • Jonathan Evans
  • p. 243
  • Pt. 3.
  • Myths and Mythology
  • Spouting Poetry: Cognitive Metaphor and Conceptual Blending in the Old Norse Myth of the Poetic Mead/
  • Peter Orton
  • p. 277
  • Women's Work and Women's Magic as Literary Motifs in Icelandic Sagas/
  • Joyce Tally Lionarons
  • p. 301
  • What is 'Middle-Earth'? Origin, Evolution, and Mythic Function/
  • Paul Battles
  • p. 319
  • Jacob Grimm and the Reconstruction of Estonian Religion and Mythology/
  • David Elton Gay
  • p. 343
  • Tom Shippey: Academic Publications.
  • p. 357
  • Index.
  • p. 367
  • List of Contributors.
  • p. 381
Control code
0716559513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 382 p.
Isbn
9782503523934
Other physical details
ill., maps

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