ISBN10: 0486272648 ISBN13: 9780486272641 Contributors: Gordon, R. K. (Translator) Publisher: Dover Pubns Published: Sep 30 1992 Weight: 0.10lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
Finest heroic poem in Old English celebrates character and exploits of Beowulf, a young nobleman of the Geats, a people of southern Sweden. Narrative combines mythical elements, Christian and pagan sensibilities, actual historical figures and events to create a striking work of great power and beauty. Genealogies.