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The Resource Beowulf

Beowulf

Label
Beowulf
Title
Beowulf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Epic poetry at its finest Beowulf is one of the most studied and prasied English classic. Originally written over a thousand years ago, the story celebrates Beowulf, a young Sweedish nobleman who has battled monsters and dragons to keep his people safe
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anonymous
Dewey number
829.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1583
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Xist Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Monsters
  • Dragons
  • Scandinavia
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Dragons
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Monsters
  • Scandinavia
Label
Beowulf
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface vii; Bibliography of Translations xi; Glossary of Proper Names xiii; List of Words and Phrases not in General Use xviii; The Life and Death of Scyld (I.)1; Scyld's Successors (II.)3; Grendel, the Murderer (III.)5; Beowulf Goes to Hrothgar's Assistance (IV.)8; The Geats Reach Heorot (V.)10; Beowulf Introduces Himself at the Palace (VI.)12; Hrothgar and Beowulf (VII.)14; Hrothgar and Beowulf (continued) (VIII.)17; Unferth Taunts Beowulf (IX.)19; Beowulf Silences Unferth (X.)21; All Sleep save One (XI.)24; Grendel and Beowulf (XII.)26; Grendel is Vanquished (XIII.)28
  • Rejoicing of the Danes (XIV.)30Hrothgar's Gratitude (XV.)33; Hrothgar Lavishes Gifts upon his Deliverer (XVI.)35; Banquet (continued) (XVII.)37; The Finn Episode (continued) (XVIII.)39; Beowulf Receives Further Honor (XIX.)41; The Mother of Grendel (XX.)44; Hrothgar's Account of the Monsters (XXI.)46; Beowulf Seeks Grendel's Mother (XXII.)48; Beowulf's Fight with Grendel's Mother (XXIII.)51; Beowulf is Double-Conqueror (XXIV.)53; [vi] Beowulf Brings his Trophies (XXV.)57; Hrothgar Moralizes (XXVI.)60; Sorrow at Parting (XXVII.)62; The Homeward Journey (XXVIII.)64
  • Beowulf and Higelac (XXIX.)67Beowulf Narrates his Adventures to Higelac (XXX.)69; Gift-Giving is Mutual (XXXI.)73; The Hoard and the Dragon (XXXII.)75; Brave Though Aged (XXXIII.)78; Beowulf Seeks the Dragon (XXXIV.)81; Reminiscences (continued) (XXXV.)83; Wiglaf the Trusty (XXXVI.)88; The Fatal Struggle (XXXVII.)91; Wiglaf Plunders the Dragon's Den (XXXVIII.)93; The Dead Foes (XXXIX.)95; The Messenger of Death (XL.)97; The Messenger's Retrospect (XLI.)99; Wiglaf's Sad Story (XLII.)103; The Burning of Beowulf (XLIII.)106; Addenda 109
Control code
918623123
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (339 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623958022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a2c14a0c-0c4a-4daf-b127-8fe1cf1b0537
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918623123
Label
Beowulf
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface vii; Bibliography of Translations xi; Glossary of Proper Names xiii; List of Words and Phrases not in General Use xviii; The Life and Death of Scyld (I.)1; Scyld's Successors (II.)3; Grendel, the Murderer (III.)5; Beowulf Goes to Hrothgar's Assistance (IV.)8; The Geats Reach Heorot (V.)10; Beowulf Introduces Himself at the Palace (VI.)12; Hrothgar and Beowulf (VII.)14; Hrothgar and Beowulf (continued) (VIII.)17; Unferth Taunts Beowulf (IX.)19; Beowulf Silences Unferth (X.)21; All Sleep save One (XI.)24; Grendel and Beowulf (XII.)26; Grendel is Vanquished (XIII.)28
  • Rejoicing of the Danes (XIV.)30Hrothgar's Gratitude (XV.)33; Hrothgar Lavishes Gifts upon his Deliverer (XVI.)35; Banquet (continued) (XVII.)37; The Finn Episode (continued) (XVIII.)39; Beowulf Receives Further Honor (XIX.)41; The Mother of Grendel (XX.)44; Hrothgar's Account of the Monsters (XXI.)46; Beowulf Seeks Grendel's Mother (XXII.)48; Beowulf's Fight with Grendel's Mother (XXIII.)51; Beowulf is Double-Conqueror (XXIV.)53; [vi] Beowulf Brings his Trophies (XXV.)57; Hrothgar Moralizes (XXVI.)60; Sorrow at Parting (XXVII.)62; The Homeward Journey (XXVIII.)64
  • Beowulf and Higelac (XXIX.)67Beowulf Narrates his Adventures to Higelac (XXX.)69; Gift-Giving is Mutual (XXXI.)73; The Hoard and the Dragon (XXXII.)75; Brave Though Aged (XXXIII.)78; Beowulf Seeks the Dragon (XXXIV.)81; Reminiscences (continued) (XXXV.)83; Wiglaf the Trusty (XXXVI.)88; The Fatal Struggle (XXXVII.)91; Wiglaf Plunders the Dragon's Den (XXXVIII.)93; The Dead Foes (XXXIX.)95; The Messenger of Death (XL.)97; The Messenger's Retrospect (XLI.)99; Wiglaf's Sad Story (XLII.)103; The Burning of Beowulf (XLIII.)106; Addenda 109
Control code
918623123
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (339 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623958022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a2c14a0c-0c4a-4daf-b127-8fe1cf1b0537
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918623123

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