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A readable Beowulf : the Old English epic newly translated / by Stanley B. Greenfield ; with an introduction by Alain Renoir.

; Renoir, Alain, writer of introduction
Carbondale [Ill.] : Southern Illinois University Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0809310597, 0809310600, 9780809310593

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Other Title Beowulf.
Other Authors Greenfield, Stanley B.,
Renoir, Alain,
Subjects Beowulf, King of the Geats -- Poetry.
Beowulf, King of the Geats.
Dragons -- Poetry.
Epic poetry, English (Old)
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Translations into English.
Grendel (Monster)
Grendel (Monster) -- Poetry.
Heroes -- Poetry.
Monsters -- Poetry.
Scandinavia -- Poetry.
Description x, 161 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-161).
Summary The Anglo-Saxon poem recounting the story of Beowulf's battle with the monster, Grendel, is translated in the style of contemporary verse.
Contents Introduction / Alain Renoir -- On the translation -- Note on pronunciation -- Beowulf -- Genealogical tables -- Glossary of proper names -- List of poetic translators -- Selected bibliography.
Genre Poetry.
Geographic Area Scandinavia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7923417
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