Beowulf (Paperback)

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Beowulf is the conventional title of an Old English heroic epic poem consisting of 3182 alliterative long lines, set in Scandinavia, commonly cited as one of the most important works of Anglo-Saxon literature. It survives in a single manuscript known as the Nowell Codex. Its composition by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet is dated between the 8th and the early 11th century.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781604442984
ISBN-10: 1604442980
Publisher: Indoeuropeanpublishing.com
Publication Date: August 20th, 2010
Pages: 106
Language: English