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Published: 30 June 2020

224 Pages

8 x 5 inches

ISBN: 9781789621464

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Third Edition

Edited by Peter J. Lucs

Liverpool University Press

Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies LUP

  • An outstanding Old English poem featuring the dramatic crossing of the Red Sea by the Israelites
  • A comprehensive edition newly updated that makes the poem freshly accessible. Indicates the poem's indebtedness to the christian tradition that informs it
  • Draws attention to the poem's use of Germanic conventions
  • Offers a full introduction and commentary drawing on the work of other scholars