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The Old English Boethius: With Verse Prologues and Epilogues Associated with King Alfred

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The Old English Boethius: With Verse Prologues and Epilogues Associated with King Alfred - Irvine, Susan (Translated by), and Godden, Malcolm R (Editor)
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Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy, a 6th century meditation on fate, free will, and virtue, was translated from Latin to Old English around 900, bringing it to a vernacular audience for the first time. This edition, translated from Old English by Susan Irvine and Malcolm Godden, includes verse prologues and epilogues associated with King Alfred.

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The Old English Boethius: With Verse Prologues and Epilogues Associated with King Alfred 2012, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674055582

English, Old (ca. 450-1100)

Hardcover