ⓘ Extant literature and extant music refers to texts or music that has survived from the past to the present time, as opposed to lost work. Extant literature can ..

                                     

ⓘ Extant literature

Extant literature and extant music refers to texts or music that has survived from the past to the present time, as opposed to lost work. Extant literature can be divided into extant original manuscripts, copies of original manuscripts, quotations and paraphrases of passages of non-extant texts contained in other works, translations of non-extant texts into other languages, or, more recently, photocopies or digital copies of texts.

                                     
  • Extant is the opposite of the word extinct. It may refer to: Extant hereditary titles Extant literature surviving literature such as Beowulf, the oldest
  • scholar of Fulbe ancestry who is said to have written the oldest extant literature in Hausa with his work Riwayar Annabi Musa. He also authored Al - Atiya
  • are unable to trace these lost works. This is true of most of the extant literature in India, which have been preserved more by chance and accident than
  • cuneiform literature amounted to around 1, 500 texts at any one time or place, approximately half of which, at least from the first millennium, is extant in fragmentary
  • from materials pre - dating the year 200 CE are the earliest extant works of rabbinic literature expounding and developing Judaism s Oral Law, as well as
  • Bengali literature Bengali: ব ল স হ ত য, Bangla Sahityo denotes the body of writings in the Bengali language. The earliest extant work in Bengali
  • written Irish language are Ogham inscriptions dating from the 4th century. Extant manuscripts do not go back farther than the 8th century. Two works written
  • earliest Hungarian literature but through folktales and folk songs, elements have survived that can be traced back to pagan times. Also extant although only
  • Indian literature refers to the literature produced on the Indian subcontinent until 1947 and in the Republic of India thereafter. The Republic of India
  • Medieval literature is a broad subject, encompassing essentially all written works available in Europe and beyond during the Middle Ages that is, the
  • Extinct Kannada literature is a body of literature of the Kannada language dating from the period preceding the first extant work, Kavirajamarga ca. 850
  • extant literature written in what is now Scotland, was composed in Brythonic speech in the sixth century and has survived as part of Welsh literature