Dream of The Rood


The Ruthwell Cross

J.A. Burrow: "An Approach to The Dream of the Rood", Neophilologus 43, (1959), 123-33

M. Schlauch: "The Dream of the Rood as Prosopop˙ia" in Bessinger/Kahrl, 428-41

R. Woolf: "Doctrinal Influence on The Dream of the Rood" Medium Aevum 27 (1958), 137-53

M.K. Cherniss: 'The Cross as Christ's Weapon in the Dream of the Rood', ASE 2 (1973), 246-51.

E. O Corragain, 'Crucifixion as Annunciation and the Relation of The Dream of the Rood to the Liturgy Reconsidered', English Studies 63 (1982), 487-505.

C.B. Pasternack, ' Stylistic Disjunction in the Dream of the Rood, ASE 13 (1984), 167-86

E.B. Irving, 'Crucifixion witnessed in the Dream of the Rood', in Modes of Interpretation in Old English Literature :Essays in Honour of S.B. Greenfield, edd. P.R Brown, G.R. Crampton, F.C. Robinson (1986), 101-113.

Links to:

The Dream of the Rood and Ruthwell Cross site
The Vercelli Book