Beowulf and the Finnesburg fragment

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G. Allen & Unwin ltd, 1940 - Dragons - 187 pages
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User Review  - andyray - LibraryThing

It's difficult to review a book when it has a varied purpose. ther is no English translation of the old English text herein, but there are two hundred or so pages with translations of the terms and ... Read full review

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User Review  - patito-de-hule - LibraryThing

Klaeber's Beowulf is a little dated and does not contain more recent notes, but its notes and criticisms have never been surpassed. It has separate glossaries for Beowuld and the Fight at Finnsburg. The classic style of Anglo Saxon poetry is fully explained. Read full review

Contents

PREFATORY REMARKS BY J R R TOLKIEN
vii
Part Ia Beowulf and Grenoel
19
Part Ib Beowulf and Grendels Mother
83

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