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Beowulf : a new verse translation

Autore: Seamus Heaney
Editore: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2000.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : Poetry : English : 1st bilingual edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Composed toward the end of the first millennium of our era, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and then having to live  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Poetry
Persona incaricata: Beowulf, King of the Geats; Grendel, (Monster)
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Seamus Heaney
ISBN: 0374111197 9780374111199
Numero OCLC: 41211330
Nota sulla lingua: Text in English and Old English.
Descrizione: xxx, 213 p. ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: A note on names / by Alfred David --
Beowulf --
Family trees.
Altri titoli: Beowulf.
Beowulf.
Responsabilità: Seamus Heaney.
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Composed toward the end of the first millennium of our era, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and then having to live on in the exhausted aftermath. In the contours of this story, at once remote and uncannily familiar at the end of the twentieth century, Seamus Heaney finds a resonance that summons power to the poetry from deep beneath its surface. Drawn to what he has called the "four-squareness of the utterance" in Beowulf and its immense emotional credibility, Heaney gives these epic qualities new and convincing reality for the contemporary reader.

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