Beowulf: the oldest English epic

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Oxford University Press,
Pub. Date:
1978.
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English
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This new poetic translation brings the earliest extant English poem closer to the modern reader. Kennedy offers a translation in alliterative verse, based on Klaeber's text, of the Old English Beowulf, and provides a brief critical introduction which reviews literary and cultural discussionsof the poem.
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subject_facet Beowulf, -- King of the Geats, Beowulf, -- King of the Geats -- Poetry, Dragons, Dragons -- Poetry, Epic poetry, English (Old), Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Translations into English, Grendel -- (Monster), Grendel -- (Monster) -- Poetry, Heroes, Heroes -- Poetry, Monsters, Monsters -- Poetry, Poetry, Scandinavia, Scandinavia -- Poetry, Translations
title_display Beowulf : the oldest English epic
title_full Beowulf : the oldest English epic / translated into alliterative verse with a critical introduction by Charles W. Kennedy
title_short Beowulf :
title_sub the oldest English epic
topic_facet Beowulf, Dragons, Epic poetry, English (Old), Grendel, Heroes, Monsters