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An Anglo-Saxon Masterpiece

7 years, 10 months ago at Dec 31 1:42
BEOWULF is a fantastic poem and Heaney's translation is superb. The language is elegant, though not unwieldy, and the narrative is exhilarating, filled with perilous creatures and mortal combat. I recommend it to anyone interested in fantasy, poetry, or Anglo-Saxon culture. Few tales have been more influential to English literature than this one.
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Manufacturer: W. W. Norton & Company
Release date: 1 February 2001
ISBN-10 : 0393320979 | ISBN-13: 9780393320978
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