The Word Exchange: Anglo-Saxon Poems in Translation

Featuring 123 all-newtranslations by seventy-four of our most celebrated poets—including SeamusHeaney, Robert Pinsky, Billy Collins, Eavan Boland, Richard Wilbur, and manyothers—“this brilliant anthology infuses new vigor into Old English poetry” (Library Journal). Presented in an authoritative bilingual edition, The Word Exchange is as fascinating and multivocal as the originalliterature it translates.