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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Chaucer; Helge Kökeritz; John Collins Pope
OCLC Number: 11844557
Notes: Publisher number on container: LE 5505.
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Description: 1 audio disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in.
Contents: Beowulf readings: The prologue, lines 1-11 and 26-52 ; Beowulf's voyage to Denmark, lines 205-224 ; Part of the fight with Grendel, lines 736-770 ; A scene at the banquet in Heorot, lines 1159-1174 ; Hrothgar's description of Grendel's home, lines 1345-1372 ; The speech of the sole survivor as he buries the treasure, lines 2247-2266 ; The conclusion, lines 3156-3182 / read by John C. Pope (Designed to illustrate the reader's conception of the meter and its rhythmic elaboration as expounded in his The rhythm of Beowulf) --
Chaucer readings: The general prologue to the Canterbury tales ; The General prologue ; The wife of Bath's prologue ; The prioress's tale ; Troilus and Criseyde / read by Helge Kökeritz (Pronunciation used follows the principles outlined in the reader's A guide to Chaucer's pronunciation).
Other Titles: Chaucer readings.
Beowulf readings.
Beowulf.
Responsibility: read by Kökeritz and Pope.

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