Beowulf (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback

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Beowulf (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback
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The finest literary work passed down to us from Anglo-Saxon times, Beowulf celebrates the existence of heroism in a dark world of feuds, violence, and uncertainty. Set in the legendary Scandinavian past, Beowulf comes to the aid of the Danish king Hrothgar by killing the terrifying monster Grendel and its vengeful mother. A lifetime later, Beowulf courageously prepares for another great battle when a fiery dragon threatens his own kingdom. This acclaimed translation contains a critical introduction, a full index of names, and extensive notes. About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

Detaliile Produsului

Limba: Engleză
Coperta: Copertă moale
Pagini: 176
Editura: Oxford University Press
Apariția: 2008
ISBN: 9780199555291
Dimensiuni: 0.4 x 5 x 7.6 inches
Greutatea: 0.4700