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2008, Studies in nineteenth-century British literature, ISBN 1433101424, Volume 26, 136
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2017, Nature and environment in the Middle Ages, ISBN 9781843844648, viii, 217 pages
This book examines the depiction of the non-human world in the Exeter Book Riddle Collection, investigating humanity's action with, and attitudes towards, the... 
Exeter book | Old English | Nature in literature | English poetry | Riddles, English (Old) | Riddles in literature | History and criticism | 450-1100
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1998, Bibliothèque scientifique Payot, ISBN 2228891665, 292
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2009, Toronto Anglo-Saxon series., ISBN 0802093523, xii, 218
Perhaps the most enigmatic cultural artifacts that survive from the Anglo-Saxon period are the Old English riddle poems that were preserved in the tenth... 
Riddles, English (Old) | Riddles in literature | History and criticism | English poetry | Old English, ca. 450–1100 | Language & Literature
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2017, ISBN 9780268101626, xii, 586 pages
"In this book, Curtis Gruenler proposes that the concept of the enigmatic, latent in a wide range of medieval thinking about literature, can help us better... 
Langland, William, 1330?-1400? Piers Plowman | Ambiguity in literature | Langland, William, 1330?-1400? | To 1500 | Poetics | Piers Plowman (Langland, William) | Aesthetics | Riddles in literature | Langland, William, 1330?-1400 Aesthetics | History | Aesthetics, Medieval
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2004, ISBN 0761828451, xxii, 211
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2014, Bibliothek der klassischen Altertumswissenschaften, ISBN 3825363554, Volume n.F., 2. Reihe, Band 146, 335
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2009, ISBN 0226803104, 254
Poetry has long been regarded as the least accessible of literary genres. But how much does the obscurity that confounds the reader of a poem differ from, say,... 
Literature: History & Criticism | Poetry | Riddles in literature | Cant | Slang
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