Home » Anglo-Saxon Lays and Legends by Christopher Webster
Anglo-Saxon Lays and Legends Christopher Webster

Anglo-Saxon Lays and Legends

Christopher Webster

Published
ISBN :
Kindle Edition
96 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

This collection of stories set in the Anglo-Saxon period begins with a novella about Brother Boniface, a monk who becomes the victim of a Viking raid. It also includes the story of Offa’s single combat in the English homeland of Angeln, Sigurd’sMoreThis collection of stories set in the Anglo-Saxon period begins with a novella about Brother Boniface, a monk who becomes the victim of a Viking raid. It also includes the story of Offa’s single combat in the English homeland of Angeln, Sigurd’s fight with the dragon Fafnir, Beowulf’s fight with the troll-wife, and several other lays and legends including a poem which explores what might have happened if the greatest Celtic warrior (King Arthur) were to be matched with the greatest Germanic warrior (Beowulf).