Questions tagged [the-wonders-of-the-east]

Questions about 'The Wonders of the East' or 'The Marvels of the East', an Old English prose text that has survived in three manuscripts from the 11th and 12th centuries and that was probably written around AD 1000. Use with the tag [anglo-saxon-literature].

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Modern English versions of Wonders/Marvels of the East from the Nowell Codex

The famous epic poem Beowulf is known from a single manuscript, part of the Nowell Codex, which also contains other texts and fragments, including one called The Wonders of the East, sometimes also ...