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The hero Beowulf

Author: Eric A Kimmel; Leonard Everett Fisher
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A simple, brief retelling of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Ecgtheow, to save the people of Heorot Hall from the terrible monster, Grendel.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric A Kimmel; Leonard Everett Fisher
ISBN: 0374306710 9780374306717
OCLC Number: 52687974
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Other Titles: Beowulf.
Responsibility: retold and adapted by Eric Kimmel from the epic poem Beowulf ; pictures by Leonard Everett Fisher.
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A simple, brief retelling of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Ecgtheow, to save the people of Heorot Hall from the terrible monster, Grendel.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-03-24) Good Permalink

A juvenile adaptation of the heroic deeds of Beowulf, the hero of early classic English literature.  This good versus evil story tells of his greatest adventure where he slays the monster named Grendel, which had been ravaging Denmark.  Graphic paintings accompany the text showing the rather...
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