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Beowulf; an introduction to the study of the poem with a discussion of the stories of Offa and Finn,

Author: R W Chambers; C L Wrenn
Publisher: Cambridge [England] University Press, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3d edView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Offa, King of the Mercians; Finnsburg.; Offa saga.; Offa, roi de Mercie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R W Chambers; C L Wrenn
OCLC Number: 252467
Description: xvii, 628 pages genealogical tables 22 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The historical elements. The non-historical elements. Theories as to the origin, date, and structure of the poem.--pt. 2. Documents illustrating the stories in Beowulf and the Offasaga.--pt. 3. The fight of Finnsburg.--pt. 4. Appendix A-1.--pt. 5. Recent work on Beowulf to 1930.--pt. 6. Recent work on Beowulf to 1958. Additional notes.
Responsibility: by R.W. Chambers. With a supplement by C.L. Wrenn.

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