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Beowulf

Beowulf

Heaney Seamus (EDT) 
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback) , 2001

The national bestseller and winner of the Whitbread Award. Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the classic Northern epic of a hero's triumphs as a young warrior and his fated death as a defender of his people. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and then having to live...

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€ 14,30
Beowulf

Beowulf

Howe Nicholas (EDT)  Donaldson E. Talbot (TRN) 
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback) , 2001

Accurate and literally faithful, the Donaldson translation conveys the full meaning and spirit of the original."Backgrounds and Contexts" provides readers with the historical, linguistic, and literary settings of Beowulf, including Robert C. Hughes on the origins of the Old English language, E. Talbot Donaldson's presentation...

€ 8,20