Jayne Carroll's research while affiliated with University of Leicester and other places

Publication (1)

The poems on King Edgar (959–975) preserved in the manuscripts of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle are customarily examined with the Battle of Brunanburh and The Capture of the Five Boroughs as examples of secular eulogy. This article sets the Old English verse on Edgar alongside that of the Latin adaptation of Æthelweard, West Saxon ealdorman. It offers...