Beowulf A New Verse Translation

By: HEANEY, Seamus

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Stated thirteenth printing. Considered the first major poem in English; it really is written in an archaeic precursor to English (Anglo-Saxon or Old English) but this volume has side-by-side translation to modern English by Seamus Heaney. With a foreword by Mr. Heaney and family trees of the major characters. --- In full navy paper-covered hardcovers with titling stamped in gilt on spine. Jacket features striking photo of character in chain mail garb. --- A clean, bright copy; lacks markings. Jacket with rubbing at extremites; is otherwise very nice and in removable archival mylar protector. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxxi, 213 pages

Title: Beowulf A New Verse Translation

Author Name: HEANEY, Seamus

Categories: >>Poetry, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2000

ISBN Number: 0374111197

ISBN Number 13: 9780374111199

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 76562