The old English Period:
Major Literary Works of the Period:
Beowulf, The Wanderer, The Seafarer, The Husband’s Message and The Wife’s Lament.
Venerable Bade (673-735): English author and first historian.
Historical Book : Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis Anglorum.
King Alfred The Great (849-899): He was the king of Wassex.
Caedmon ( – 680): Father of ‘English Sacred Song’.
Poem: Caedmon’s Hymn – Paraphrase
He is called the Author of Christ.
Poem: Juliana , The Ascension , Elena, The Fates of The Apostates
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