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I. Beówulf: an Anglo-Saxon poem

II. The fight at Finnsburh: a fragment

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Published by Ginn in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesFinnesburh.
StatementWith text and glossry on the basis of M. Heyne ; Ed., cor., and enl., by James A. Harrison... and Robert Sharp.
SeriesLibrary of Anglo-Saxon poetry -- v. 1
ContributionsSharp, Robert., Harrison, James Albert, 1848-1911., Heyne, Moriz, 1837-1906.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1580 .H35
The Physical Object
Pagination319 p. ;
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14014052M
LC Control Number12030634

The only national [Anglo-Saxon] epic which has been preserved entire is Beówulf. Its argument is briefly as follows: The poem opens with a few verses in praise of the Danish Kings, especially Scild, the son of Sceaf. l. The poem proper begins with this, "There was once upon a time," the first 52 lines being a prelude. Eleven of the "fitts," or cantos, begin with the monosyllable þâ, four with the verb gewîtan, nine with the formula Hrôðgâr (Beówulf, Unferð) maðelode, twenty-four with monosyllables in.

es; m. [ = Beado-wulf a war-wolf, = Icel. Böðúlfr a warwulf] BEOWULF, a celebrated warrior of the Scyldings' race, a record of whose heroic deeds is given in the Anglo-Saxon poem bearing his name. It appears most probable that Beowulf was originally an Old Norse heathen Saga, written in the language common at the earliest age in Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, but now only . ), is designed primarily for college classes in Anglo-Saxon, rather than for independent investigators or for seekers after a restored or ideal text. The need of an American edition of "Beówulf" has long been felt, as, hitherto, students have had either to .

Old English, sometimes known as Anglo Saxon, is a precursor of the Modern English language. It was spoken between the 5th and 12th century in areas of what is now England and Southern Scotland. Words can be entered directly including æ þ ð characters EG ofþryccaþ. (dot ae) will be substituted with æ,.th with þ, Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster I. Beówulf: An Anglo-saxon Poem. Ii.


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Approximately, I repeat; for a very close reproduction of Anglo-Saxon verse would, to a large extent, be prose to a modern ear. The Heyne-Socin text and glossary have been closely followed.

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Beowulf (/ ˈ b eɪ ə w ʊ l f /; Old English: Bēowulf [ˈbeːowulf]) is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3, alliterative is one of the most important works of Old English date of composition is a matter of contention among scholars; the only certain dating pertains to the manuscript, which was produced between and Language: West Saxon dialect of Old English.

Beowulf, an Anglo-Saxon epic poem, Contributor Names Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), Library of Congress Control Number OCLC Number Language Book/Printed Material Beowulf, an Anglo-Saxon epic. Beowulf: Beowulf: translated out of the Old English (New York, Newson & company, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Beowulf: Widsith.

Beowulf, Finnsburgh, Waldere, Deor, done into common English after the old manner, (New York, E. Dutton & co., ) (page images at HathiTrust). Editions for Beowulf and the Fight at Finnsburgh: (Hardcover published in ), (ebook published in ), (Paperback p.

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Students of the metrical system of Beówulf will find ample material for their studies in Sievers' exhaustive essay on that subject (Beiträge, X. Beówulf: an Anglo-Saxon poem. The fight at Finnsburh: a fragment. (Old English) (as Editor) Kynewulf.

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- This poem follows Beowulf through his battling life as a hero. It demonstrates how he victoriously defeats gruesome demons. He battles against a monster Grendel, Grendel's mom, and a battle with a dragon.

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