Learn more Download now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn More Shop now Learn more Shop Fire Shop Kindle Amazon Music Unlimited for Family Shop now Learn more

Anglo-saxon heathenism

Spence
 
The Anglo-Saxons
The Anglo-Saxons
"First you need to understand the historical background; this is the best introduction to the subject"
The Anglo-Saxon Age: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
The Anglo-Saxon Age: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
"Another great, if brief, intro"
Anglo-Saxon England (Oxford History of England)
Anglo-Saxon England (Oxford History of England)
"More background; a little outdated, and a bit of a slog, but still one of the best"
The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Anglo-Saxon England
The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Anglo-Saxon England
"Superb reference book"
Looking for the Lost Gods of England
Looking for the Lost Gods of England
"Onto the religion itself, this is where to start: a great little book with plenty of info"
Lost Gods of England
Lost Gods of England
"Not without its faults, but still essential"
Rites and Religions of the Anglo-Saxons
Rites and Religions of the Anglo-Saxons
"A little light on info, but worth the read"
Pagan Religions Ancient British: Their Nature and Legacy
Pagan Religions Ancient British: Their Nature and Legacy
"Fantastic. A-S heathenism only makes up a small part of the book but it gives a great idea of how environment may have played its part"
Stations of the Sun: A History of the Ritual Year in Britain
Stations of the Sun: A History of the Ritual Year in Britain
"As above"
A History of Pagan Europe
A History of Pagan Europe
"Flawed in places but still provides excellent insight into A-S heathenry's relation to paganism in the rest of Europe"
Leechcraft: Early English Charms, Plant-lore and Healing
Leechcraft: Early English Charms, Plant-lore and Healing
"Medicine, religion and magic and how they intertwined"
Anglo-Saxon Medicine (Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England)
Anglo-Saxon Medicine (Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England)
"Not as accessible as Pollington but informative nonetheless"
Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic
Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic
"Magic was not essential to A-S heathen practice, but cannot be ignored"
Popular Religion in Late Saxon England: Elf Charms in Context
Popular Religion in Late Saxon England: Elf Charms in Context
"See above"
An Introduction to Anglo-Saxon Kingship
An Introduction to Anglo-Saxon Kingship
"To understand A-S heathenry, you need to understand the concept of sacral kingship"
The Cult of Kingship in Anglo-Saxon England: The Transition from Paganism to Christianity (Reprint Editions of Manchester University Press)
The Cult of Kingship in Anglo-Saxon England: The Transition from Paganism to Christianity (Reprint Editions of Manchester University Press)
"Great expansion on the intro above."
Heathen Gods in Old English Literature (Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England)
Heathen Gods in Old English Literature (Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England)
"Not an easy read, but worth the effort"
Imagining the Anglo-Saxon Past: The Search for Anglo-Saxon Paganism and Anglo-Saxon Trial by Jury
Imagining the Anglo-Saxon Past: The Search for Anglo-Saxon Paganism and Anglo-Saxon Trial by Jury
"A little depressing for the reconstructionist but a neccessary wake-up call if you don't want to go all New Age"
The Ecclesiastical History of the English People (Oxford World's Classics)
The Ecclesiastical History of the English People (Oxford World's Classics)
"Anglo-Saxon religion through the eyes of an Anglo-Saxon"
Beowulf: A New Translation
Beowulf: A New Translation
"A lesson in heathen ethics"
Beowulf: A Glossed Text (Penguin Classics)
Beowulf: A Glossed Text (Penguin Classics)
"The above in the original Old English"
An Introduction to Old English
An Introduction to Old English
"If you want to read the above but don't know how, this'll teach you"
English Heroic Legends
English Heroic Legends
"Anglo-saxon legends well researched and beautifully retold"
Anglo-Saxon Mythology, Migration, and Magic: Uncludes the Anglo-Saxon Rune Poem
Anglo-Saxon Mythology, Migration, and Magic: Uncludes the Anglo-Saxon Rune Poem
"Some serious flaws, but you can't ignore its passion for the subject in this labour of love"