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A memento sent by the world : poems

Marianna Hofer

A memento sent by the world : poems

by Marianna Hofer

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Published by Word Press in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Marianna Hofer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3558.O343946 M46 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. ;
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23831281M
ISBN 109781934999387
LC Control Number2008941239

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Prominent ubi sunt Anglo-Saxon poems are The Wanderer, Deor, The Ruin, and The Seafarer (all part of a collection known as the Exeter Book, the largest surviving collection of Old English literature). The Wanderer most clearly exemplifies Ubi sunt poetry in its use of the erotema (the rhetorical question): Hwær cwom mearg? Hwær cwom mago?   Unknown Artist, Memento Mori Prayer Bead (three sides) (German/Netherlandish, ), ivory (Gift of Linda and David Roth in memory of David P. Becker, courtesy Bowdoin College Museum of Art)Author: Allison Meier.


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