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Synopsis:

Beowulf is the conventional title of an Old English heroic epic poem consisting of 3182 alliterative long lines, set in Scandinavia, commonly cited as one of the most important works of Anglo-Saxon literature. It survives in a single manuscript known as the Nowell Codex. Its composition by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet is dated between the 8th and the early 11th century.

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ISBN:
9781604442984
Publisher:
Indoeuropeanpublishing.com
Subject:
Epic
Author:
Raffel, Burton
Subject:
General
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
General-General
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
106
Dimensions:
6.00x9.02x.25 in. .37 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Beowulf is the conventional title of an Old English heroic epic poem consisting of 3182 alliterative long lines, set in Scandinavia, commonly cited as one of the most important works of Anglo-Saxon literature. It survives in a single manuscript known as the Nowell Codex. Its composition by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet is dated between the 8th and the early 11th century.
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