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The mind in the Old English prose psalms

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The Prose Psalms, an Old English translation of the first 50 psalms into prose, have often been overshadowed by the other translations attributed to Alfred the Great: the Old English Pastoral Care, with its famous preface, and the intellectually daring Old English translations of Boethius’s Consolation of Philosophy and Augustine’s Soliloquies. However, this article proposes that, regardless of who wrote them, the Prose Psalms should be read alongside the Old English Consolation and the Solil...

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10.1093/res/hgy124

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Humanities Division
Department:
English
Oxford college:
St Peters College
ORCID:
0000-0001-7854-0224
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Review of English Studies Journal website
Publication date:
2019-01-27
Acceptance date:
2018-12-12
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EISSN:
1471-6968
ISSN:
0034-6551
Pubs id:
pubs:956235
URN:
uri:ee4c6192-1e9c-4586-8117-1b9fde3621ea
UUID:
uuid:ee4c6192-1e9c-4586-8117-1b9fde3621ea
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pubs:956235
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