In this, the first significant study of Orosius's History of the Pagans, Richard Schrader finds a new perspective from which to view the design of events in Beowulf, the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, and other early English writings. This study explores the influence of Augustine's neglected disciple, Orosius.
Old English Poetry and the Genealogy of Events
Publication Date: June 30th, 1993
206 pages| 5.5 in x 8.5 in