Over 15 years in the making, an unprecedented one-volume reference work. Many of today's students and teachers of literature, lacking a familiarity with the Bible, are largely ignorant of how Biblical tradition has influenced and infused English literature through the centuries. An invaluable research tool. Contains nearly 800 encyclopedic articles written by a distinguished international roster of 190 contributors. Three detailed annotated bibliographies. Cross-references throughout.The Anglo- Saxon Catholic Homilies of Aelfric (ca. ... 1190). It heralded an explosion of manuals on preaching in the first quarter of the 13th cent.; literally hundreds of theoretical manuals appeared during ... good newsaquot; is not pertinent unless the aquot;bad newsaquot; which necessitates it is first clearly expressed and acknowledged.
|Title||:||A Dictionary of Biblical Tradition in English Literature|
|Author||:||David L. Jeffrey|
|Publisher||:||Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 1992-01|