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Death and Liffe: A Alliterative Poem

John Marcellus Steadman

This book presents an alliterative poem on the theme of death and life, written in Middle English in the fourteenth century. It offers a dramatic vision of the journey of the soul from life to death, from sin to redemption, and from earthly suffering to heavenly bliss. With a modern English translation and detailed annotations, it is an important contribution to the study of medieval English literature and culture.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Legare Street Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
  • Pages: 74
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.25in - 0.63lb
  • EAN: 9781020761201
  • Categories: GeneralMedieval
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