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Author Staver, Ruth Johnston.

Title A companion to Beowulf / Ruth Johnston Staver.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  829.3 B45Ds 2005    ---  Available
Description 227 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-218) and index.
Contents Choosing a translation -- The hero comes to Denmark -- Beowulf versus Grendel -- Beowulf versus Grendel's mother -- Beowulf versus the dragon -- Literary techniques -- Placing Beowulf on a timeline -- Language and poetry -- Religion in Beowulf -- Anglo-Saxon culture -- Modern adaptations of Beowulf -- The Beowulfian world of J. R. R. Tolkien.
Subject Beowulf -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Scandinavia -- In literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Monsters in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Dragons in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Heroes in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Beowulf (anoniem)
ISBN 031333224X (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9780313332241 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 274224372
YDXCP 2191511
NZ1 9226739
AU@ 000026834760

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