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The Resource Beowulf : a new verse translation, Seamus Heaney

Beowulf : a new verse translation, Seamus Heaney

Label
Beowulf : a new verse translation
Title
Beowulf
Title remainder
a new verse translation
Statement of responsibility
Seamus Heaney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engang
  • ang
  • eng
Summary
Twentieth-century Irish poet Seamus Heaney's verse translation of the Christian-pagan, classic Old English poem "Beowulf," in which a Norse hero saves Denmark's royal house from monsters; provides the Old English version on facing pages and includes brief genealogies of the work's Danish, Geat, and Swedish royal families, and an introduction by Heaney
Summary
Irish poet Seamus Heaney's award-winning translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's mother
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
010479
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
  • Publisher's Weekly
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Beowulf
Dewey number
829/.3
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
Text in English and Old English
LC call number
PR1583
LC item number
.H43 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heaney, Seamus
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Monsters
  • Dragons
  • Heroes and heroines
  • Epic poetry
  • Monsters
  • Bilingual books
  • Dragons
Target audience
adult
Label
Beowulf : a new verse translation, Seamus Heaney
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21398939
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st bilingual ed.
Extent
xxx, 213 p.
Isbn
9780374111199
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99023209
Other physical details
geneal. tables
System control number
  • (rplri)11969
  • (IMchF)fol05409766
Label
Beowulf : a new verse translation, Seamus Heaney
Publication
Control code
21398939
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st bilingual ed.
Extent
xxx, 213 p.
Isbn
9780374111199
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99023209
Other physical details
geneal. tables
System control number
  • (rplri)11969
  • (IMchF)fol05409766

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