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De situ Dunelmi : manuscript poem.

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Alternate Title:
Durham
Author/Creator:
Junius, Franciscus, 1589-1677
Description:
20 lines of Old English alliterative verse describing the city of Durham, England, and mentioning St. Cuthbert and the Venerable Bede. Following the poem are 2 1/2 lines in prose relating to St. Cuthbert. Dealer's correspondence with Neil Ker, a paper by Donald K. Fry, "A newly discovered version of the Old English poem DURHAM," 1992; and a paper by Daniel Paul O'Donnell, "Junius's knowledge of the Old English poem DURHAM," accompany the text.
Topic:
English literature and English literature
Subject:
Saint, Bishop of Lindisfarne, Cuthbert, ca. 635-687, The Venerable, Saint, Bede, 673-735, Fry, Donald K, Ker, N. R. (Neil Ripley), and O'Donnell, Daniel Paul
Language:
English, Old (ca. 450-1100)
Physical Description:
5 pages
Publication Info:
cau
Imprint:
[ca. 1660]