A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: books

Number of occurrences in corpus: 39

AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 5 ish race, / and he could adorn books with decorative script, / and
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 27 lector, a man very learned in books, sang fluent melodies / resound
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 20 40 ordered the writing of sacred books, / which present the lofty sayi
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 20 43 hole world by casting. / These books are covered over by plates of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 464 hough learned in the study of books, the wretch / took no care abou
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1049 dark one was more studious in books / than the fair. They enter th
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1291 yhood he focused intensely on books, / and attended to sacred studi
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1311 stars, / as well as historical books in brilliant speech;, / and he
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1421 ed as much in his learning of books. / So he grew in merits, in year
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1457 those lands / something new in books and studies to bring back wit
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1526 anded on the treasures of his books, those he loved above all, / to
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1533 earning, his study and set of books, / which that famous teacher had
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.1 6 stands rightly written in two books / which capture the precepts o
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 16 oples of the orient with holy books. / At that time India worshippe
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.8 13 e, [Philip] hastens with holy books to convert Asia, / which, for
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.9 3 earth, / which the writings in books separate into three parts. / D
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 15 ately scattered, and to which books / have granted twice six names
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 55 / For the monuments of ancient books bear witness to us novices / th
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 248 AH the prophet, whom the four Books of Kings / commemorate as outst
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 392 e clear testaments of ancient books celebrate, / when the new dispe
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1002 out as a reader in the way of books. / Thereupon the Emperor Constan
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1033 ing has described in splendid books. / Let my fluent text now set
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1127 learn the accomplishments of books, / which worldly wisdom celebrat
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1182 rned the teachings of the old books / and followed the doctrines in
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1183 the doctrines in the fourfold books of Christ. / Who could tally up
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1261 e time the rhetorical arts of books. / Soon, therefore, even though
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1382 her, / as it is said in ancient books with dishonest words. / Nor did
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1626 ew and Old, / unlocking the two books of the foreign Septuagint, / wh
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1643 me teacher studied the sacred books / night and day, as the psalmis
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2033 ve / the sweet dishes of sacred books and the banquets of the holy
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2148 e translator, rich in obscure books, / brought over into the Latin w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2150 the Greek treasure-stores of books / which a foreign shadow had co
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2219 hments, / the sequence of which books now expound in their pages, / a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2769 But rather they ponder sacred books in their hearts, / constantly p
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2870 ance a twin thing in distinct books, / so that by their prayers for
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2872 he bonds of sin , / and pay the book’s price with frequent entreaty,
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1210 exts they have written in new books, / the delegation should be bro
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1219 e words to be put into sacred books and / to be sealed with the usu
N.MiraculaNyniae 492 n; / he deserved to understand books in learned languages, / and th