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Beowulf

Average rating
3 out of 5
Based on 56,740 Ratings and 2,322 Reviews

Book Description
The epic poem of war and adventure.

Beowulf is the earliest extant poem in a modern European language. It was composed in England four centuries before the Norman Conquest. But no one knows exactly when it was composed, or by whom, or why. As a social document this great epic reflects a feudal, newly Christian world of heroes and monsters, blood and victory and death.

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Book Information
PublisherSignet Book
BindingMass Market Paperback (21 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages160
ISBN-100451527402
ISBN-13978-0451527400
Publication Date09/01/1999
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About Robert P. Creed (Afterword) : Robert P. Creed is credited in . A published credit of Robert P. Creed is Beowulf.
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About Burton Raffel (Introduction, Translator) : Burton Raffel is a published author, editor, and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Burton Raffel include Beowulf (Signet Classics (Paperback)).
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