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18 pages (2007/1896); 182KB downloadWOWIO Books
; ISBN: WOWIO-00158
The epic Anglo-Saxon poem "Beowulf" was originally transcribed into Old English sometime before the 10th century. Numerous translations of the lengthy poem exist, conveying varying degrees of meaning to the contemporary reader. This selection, excerpted from the book "Legends of the Middle Ages" by H. A. Guerber, provides an easily understood synopsis of the epic poem that helps familiarize readers with one of the legends of mediaeval literature.