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Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library 66

Old English Legal Writings

Wulfstan

Edited and translated by Andrew Rabin

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674247482

Publication Date: 11/01/2020

Text

  • Introduction
    • Wulfstan’s Life and Career
    • Political Tracts
    • Tracts on Ecclesiastical Governance
    • Royal Legislation
    • Appendix 1. Questionable Attributions
    • Appendix 2. Revisions and Reworkings
    • Editing Wulfstan
    • Acknowledgments
  • Political Tracts
    • The Laws of Edward and Guthrum
    • The Compilation on Status
    • On Sanctuary
    • Northumbrian Church Sanctuary
    • The Oath of the King
    • The Institutes of Polity (1)
    • The Institutes of Polity (2)
  • Tracts on Ecclesiastical Governance
    • On Episcopal Duties
    • On the Remedy of Souls
    • Instructions for Bishops
    • An Admonition to Bishops
    • The Canons of Edgar
  • Royal Legislation
    • 5 Æthelred
    • 6 Æthelred
    • 7 Æthelred
    • 7a Æthelred
    • 8 Æthelred
    • 9 Æthelred
    • 10 Æthelred
    • Cnut’s Oxford Legislation of 1018
    • Cnut’s Proclamation of 1020
    • 1 Cnut
    • 2 Cnut
  • Appendix 1. Questionable Attributions
    • The Northumbrian Priests’ Law
    • The Obligations of Individuals and On Reeves
  • Appendix 2. Revisions and Reworkings
    • 1 Æthelstan
    • 1 Edmund
    • 2 Edgar and 3 Edgar
  • Note on the Texts
  • Notes to the Texts
  • Notes to the Translations
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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