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" Alfred's campaigns and sea-fights the style assumes a different aspect : without losing the force and simplicity of the earlier pieces, it becomes refined and polished to a high degree, and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the... "
An Anglo-Saxon Reader - Page 203
by James Wilson Bright - 1891 - 385 pages
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King Alfred's West-Saxon version of Gregory's Pastoral care ..., Volumes 1-2

Pope Gregory I - 1871 - 570 pages
...to the earliest Icelandic prose '. In the detailed narratives of Alfred's campaigns and sea-fights the style assumes a different aspect : without losing...it becomes refined and polished to a high degree, and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the Orosius, the only translation of...
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The Conquest of England

John Richard Green - 1883 - 700 pages
...resemblance to the earliest Icelandic prose. In the detailed narrative of ^Elfred's campaign and sea-fights the style assumes a different aspect; without losing...earlier pieces, it becomes refined and polished to a 'nigh degree, and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the ' Orosius,' the only...
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The Conquest of England

John Richard Green - 1884 - 672 pages
...resemblance to the earliest Icelandic prose. In the detailed narrative of ^Elfred's campaign and sea-fights the style assumes a different aspect ; without losing...it becomes refined and polished to a high degree, and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the ' Orosius,' the only translation...
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An Anglo-Saxon Reader

James Wilson Bright - 1891 - 408 pages
...in the annal of 784 (6) : Hër Cyneheard ofslöh Cynewulf cyning, ond hë bêer wearb ofslsegen ond Ixxxiiii monna mid him. V. WARS OF ALFRED THE GREAT....assumes a different aspect; without losing the force and simpiicity of the earlier pieces, it becomes refined and polished to a high degree" (Sweet). Freeman's...
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Die Syntax in den Werken Alfreds des Grossen, Volume 1

J. Ernst Wülfing - 1894 - 530 pages
...to the earliest Icelandic prose. In the detailed narratives of Alfred's campaigns and sea - fights the style assumes a different aspect: without losing...pieces, it becomes refined and polished to a high degree and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the Orosius, the only translation of...
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Die Syntax in den Werken Alfreds des Grossen, Volume 1

J. Ernst Wülfing - 1894 - 552 pages
...the detailed narratives of Alfred-s campaigns and sea - fights the style assumes a different aspeet: without losing the force and simplicity of the earlier...pieces, it becomes refined and polished to a high degree and yet shows no traces of foreign influence. Accordingly, in the Orosius, the only translation of...
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