About This Text
This text was prepared by volunteers associated with
as copytext, Alfred the Great, by
Jacob Abbott, New York:
Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1901. Final proofreading was completed by Carianne Smith.
This book was first published in 1849 by Harper & Brothers.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
A number of engravings are included in the text.
Customize Your Preferences
you can control the
way the display is formatted and the contents that are included in each section.
For all books you can control whether banners and footers are displayed and
where navigation is placed.
For this book you can also control the display of page numbers,
Hundreds of additional titles available for
online reading when you join Gateway to the Classics