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Bessinger, Jess B.

Overview
Works: 92 works in 305 publications in 4 languages and 6,662 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Concordances  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Bibliography  Dictionaries  History  Romances  Fiction  Narrative poetry 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Narrator, Honoree, Other, Adapter, Actor
Classifications: PR1870.A1, 821.1
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Most widely held works about Jess B Bessinger
 
Most widely held works by Jess B Bessinger
A concordance to Beowulf by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
18 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approaches to teaching Beowulf ( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of essays which offer various approaches to teaching the epic poem "Beowulf", placing it in historical, political, philosophical, and aesthetical contexts
Essential articles for the study of Old English poetry by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short dictionary of Anglo-Saxon poetry : in a normalized early West-Saxon orthography by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
40 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franciplegius; medieval and linguistic studies in honor of Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
9 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A concordance to the Anglo-Saxon poetic records by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heroic poetry in the Anglo-Saxon period : studies in honor of Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. ( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )
19 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes The general Prologue through the Wife of Bath; The general Prologue the Parson to the Conclusion; Prologue to the Parson's Tale; Chaucer's retraction
Medieval studies in honor of Lillian Herlands Hornstein ( Book )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf and other Anglo-Saxon poetry ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proceedings by Literary Data Processing Conference( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetry of Geoffrey Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaucer's Canterbury tales the miller's tale [and] the reeve's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English, Middle and No Linguistic content and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the English language; a discourse with illustrative passages by Diane Bornstein( Recording )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reminds students that the sounds, forms, and vocabulary of the English language have changed very much over the centuries. Gives excellent examples of alliterative poems of the Old English and Middle English periods. Also gives examples of Early Modern English and of Colonial American English
Medieval and linguistic studies in honor of Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr. by Jess B Bessinger( Book )
12 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dialogues from Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1965 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dialogues from Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Dialogues from Pearl ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1965 in English, Middle and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf, Caedmon's hymn and other Old English poems by Jess B Bessinger( Recording )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English, Old and English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the epic poem, Beowulf, and other examples of early English poetry
Beowulf by Jess B Bessinger( Recording )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the epic poem, Beowulf, and other examples of early English poetry
The Canterbury tales General prologue, Prologue to the Parson's tale, and Chaucer's Retraction by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )
3 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English, Middle and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Balsor Bessinger, Jess 1921-
Bessinger, J. B.
Bessinger, J. B. 1921-
Bessinger, J. B. (Jess B.), 1921-
Bessinger, Jess B.
Bessinger, Jess B. 1921-
Bessinger, Jess B. 1921-1994
Bessinger, Jess B. 1921- Jr
Bessinger, Jess B. Jr
Bessinger, Jess B., Jr., 1921-
Bessinger, Jess Balsor 1921-
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