Beowulf

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Naxos AudioBooks,
Pub. Date:
[2006]
Language:
English
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The oldest long poem in Old English, written about 1000 AD, Beowulf tells the story of a great warrior in Southern Scandinavia in both youth and maturity. The monster Grendel terrorizes the Scyldings of Hrothgar's Danish Kingdom until Beowulf defeats him. As a result he has to face her enraged mother. Beowulf dies after a battle against a fierce dragon.
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Grouping Authornew translation by benedict flynn
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2018-10-10 01:06:21AM
Last Indexed2019-12-12 04:57:41AM

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subject_facetAdaptations
Audiobooks
Dragons -- Fiction
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Adaptations
Fiction
Monsters -- Fiction
Scandinavia -- Fiction
Sound recordings
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Epic poetry, English (Old)
Monsters