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Beowulf and other Old English poems [electronic resource] / edited and translated by Craig Williamson ; with a foreword by Tom Shippey.

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Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.
Series:
Middle Ages series.
[The Middle Ages series]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xxxi, 255 p.)
Subjects:
Beowulf -- Translations into English.
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Translations into English.
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism.
Dragons -- Poetry.
Monsters -- Poetry.
Scandinavia -- Poetry.
Contents:
On translating Old English poetry
Beowulf
The battle of Maldon
Deor
The wanderer
The seafarer
The wife's lament
Wulf and Eadwacer
Selected Exeter Book riddles
Maxims II (Cotton maxims)
Charms
The fortunes of men
Cædmon's hymn
Physiologus: panther and whale
Vainglory
Two advent lyrics
The dream of the rood
Appendix A: digressions
battles, feuds, and family strife in Beowulf
Appendix B: Genealogies in Beowulf
Appendix C: two Scandinavian analogues of Beowulf
Appendix D: possible riddle solutions.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-252) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Baltimore, MD Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
Contributor:
Williamson, Craig, 1943-
Project Muse
Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
ISBN:
0812204409 (electronic bk.)
9780812204407 (electronic bk.)
9780812243451 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812243455 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99953684647
Web link:
The Albert C. Baugh Book Fund Home Page
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