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Title Beowulf and other Old English poems / edited and translated by Craig Williamson ; with a foreword by Tom Shippey

Publ Info Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2011]
 RIC  PR1583 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PR1583 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR1583 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PR1583 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
Common Titl Beowulf. English
Descript xxxi, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
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Series [The Middle Ages series]
Middle Ages series
Note Series statement from book jacket
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-252) and index
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 -- Cędmon'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
LC subject Beowulf -- Translations into English
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Translations into English
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism
Dragons -- Poetry
Monsters -- Poetry
Scandinavia -- Poetry
Add Author Williamson, Craig, 1943-
ISBN 9780812243451 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812243455 (hardcover : alk. paper)