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Word Hoard: An Introduction to Old English Vocabulary

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Designed for introductory courses in Old English, Word-Hoard offers a vocabulary of some 2000 words drawn from the poems that beginning students normally read. Exploiting the natural curiosity we feel about our own language, Stephen Barney draws etymological connections, provides mnemonic aids, and introduces the student to cultural and literary concepts as well as words. ...more
Paperback, Second Edition, 86 pages
Published September 10th 1985 by Yale University Press (first published 1977)
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