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Title Representing beasts in early Medieval England and Scandinavia / edited by Michael D.J. Bintley and Thomas J.T. Williams.

Published Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : Boydell Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Anglo-Saxon Studies, 1475-2468 ; volume 29.
Anglo-Saxon studies ; 29. 1475-2468.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Between Myth and Reality: Hunter and Prey in Early Anglo-Saxon Art / Noël Adams Adams, Noël 13 -- 2 '(Swinger of) the Serpent of Wounds': Swords and Snakes in the Viking Mind / Sue Brunning Brunning, Sue 53 -- 3 Wreopenhilt ond wyrmfah: Confronting Serpents in Beowulf and Beyond / Victoria Symons Symons, Victoria 73 -- 4 Ravens on the Lejre Throne: Avian Identifiers, Odin at Home, Farm Ravens / Marijane Osborn Osborn, Marijane 94 -- 5 Beowulf's Blithe-Hearted Raven / Eric Lacey Lacey, Eric 113 -- 6 Do Anglo-Saxons Dream of Exotic Sheep? / László Sándor Chardonnens Chardonnens, László Sándor 131 -- 7 You Sexy Beast: The Pig in a Villa in Vandalic North Africa, and Boar-Cults in Old Germanic Heathendom / Richard North North, Richard 151 -- 8 'For the Sake of Bravado in the Wilderness': Confronting the Bestial in Anglo-Saxon Warfare / Thomas J. T. Williams Williams, Thomas J. T. 176 -- 9 Where the Wild Things Are in Old English Poetry / Michael D. J. Bintley Bintley, Michael D. J. 205 -- 10 Entomological Etymologies: Creepy-Crawlies in English Place-Names / John Baker Baker, John 229 -- 11 Beasts, Birds and Other Creatures in Pre-Conquest Charters and Place-Names in England / Della Hooke Hooke, Della 253.
Other author Bintley, Michael D. J.
Williams, Thomas J. T.
JSTOR, issuing body.
Subject Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066.
England -- Civilization -- To 1500.
Scandinavia -- Civilization -- To 1500.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781782044925