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I stumbled across this title in a used book store, and consider it a lucky acquisition. Books with both the original source and translation in Old and Middle English are hard to come by, and this slender volume provides a good selection of 24 parallel texts. Some texts, such as the Rune Poem, are provided in their entirety, and the remaining are excerpts from Bede, King Alfred's translation of the Consolation of Philosophy, The Battle of Maldon, the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, the Pearl, Pier's ...more