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The Resource Beowulf : a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism, translated by E. Talbot Donaldson ; edited by Nicholas Howe

Beowulf : a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism, translated by E. Talbot Donaldson ; edited by Nicholas Howe

Label
Beowulf : a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Title
Beowulf
Title remainder
a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Statement of responsibility
translated by E. Talbot Donaldson ; edited by Nicholas Howe
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ang
  • eng
Summary
Contains the prose translation of "Beowulf" and provides historical, linguistic, and literary settings, origins of Old English language, and material on Beowulf's tribes and genealogies
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Beowulf
Dewey number
829/.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Text of the poem in modern English in prose form, translated from the Old English poem
LC call number
PR1583
LC item number
.D6 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1910-1987
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  • Donaldson, E. Talbot
  • Howe, Nicholas
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
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  • Beowulf
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Scandinavia
  • Monsters in literature
  • Dragons in literature
  • Scandinavia
  • Monsters
  • Dragons
Label
Beowulf : a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism, translated by E. Talbot Donaldson ; edited by Nicholas Howe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-198)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The text of Beowulf. -- Backgrounds and contexts. The Beowulf manuscript ; Tribes and genealogies ; The geography of Beowulf ; The origins of Old English to 800 A.D. / Robert C. Hughes ; Map: The continental homelands of the Germanic invaders ; Map: The English kingdoms at the beginning of the seventh century A.D. ; [Old English prosody and Cædmon's Hymn] / E. Talbot Donaldson -- Criticism. Appositive style and the theme of Beowulf / Fred C. Robinson ; The Beowulf poet's sense of history / Roberta Frank ; Reconceiving Beowulf: poetry as social praxis / John D. Niles ; Beowulf and the psychology of terror / Michael Lapidge ; "Þæt wæs geomuru ides!" a female stereotype examines / Joyce Hill ; The female mourner at Beowulf's funeral: filling in the blanks/hearing the spaces / Helen Bennett ; The uses of uncertainty: on the dating of Beowulf / Nicholas Howe
Control code
ocm46685616
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 198 pages
Isbn
9780393974065
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001030889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1082341
  • (Sirsi) o46685616
  • (OCoLC)46685616
Label
Beowulf : a prose translation : backgrounds and contexts, criticism, translated by E. Talbot Donaldson ; edited by Nicholas Howe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-198)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The text of Beowulf. -- Backgrounds and contexts. The Beowulf manuscript ; Tribes and genealogies ; The geography of Beowulf ; The origins of Old English to 800 A.D. / Robert C. Hughes ; Map: The continental homelands of the Germanic invaders ; Map: The English kingdoms at the beginning of the seventh century A.D. ; [Old English prosody and Cædmon's Hymn] / E. Talbot Donaldson -- Criticism. Appositive style and the theme of Beowulf / Fred C. Robinson ; The Beowulf poet's sense of history / Roberta Frank ; Reconceiving Beowulf: poetry as social praxis / John D. Niles ; Beowulf and the psychology of terror / Michael Lapidge ; "Þæt wæs geomuru ides!" a female stereotype examines / Joyce Hill ; The female mourner at Beowulf's funeral: filling in the blanks/hearing the spaces / Helen Bennett ; The uses of uncertainty: on the dating of Beowulf / Nicholas Howe
Control code
ocm46685616
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 198 pages
Isbn
9780393974065
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001030889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1082341
  • (Sirsi) o46685616
  • (OCoLC)46685616

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