Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2019

216 Pages | 3 maps

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526139320

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New in Paperback

Writing the Welsh Borderlands in Anglo-Saxon England

First Edition

Lindy Brady

Published by Manchester University Press

Artes Liberales MUP Series

  • New in paperback
  • The first book-length study of the Anglo-Welsh borderlands and Anglo-Welsh relations in Anglo-Saxon literary and historical texts written before the Norman Conquest
  • Demonstrates that the Anglo-Welsh borderlands were a distinct, mixed cultural region during the Anglo-Saxon period
  • Focuses on border writing to overturn previous scholarship and demonstrate that Anglo-Welsh relations were not uniformly contentious before the Norman arrival in England
  • Reveals a new understanding of some of the most important literary and historical works from the Anglo-Saxon period