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Beowulf

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, 1987.
Series: Modern critical interpretations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A collection of critical essays on the epic poem, arranged chronologically in the order of their original publication.

Contains six critical essays on the most important poem in Old English.

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Genre/Form: poetry
Poetry
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Epic poetry
Poésie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0877549044 9780877549048
OCLC Number: 15518245
Description: vii, 144 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Beowulf: the monsters and the critics / J.R.R. Tolkien --
The world of the poem / T.A. Shippey --
The Beowulf poet's sense of history / Roberta Frank --
Digressive revaluation(s) / Raymond P. Tripp, Jr. --
Apposed word meanings and religious perspectives / Fred C. Robinson --
Epitaphs for Aeglaecan: narrative strife in Beowulf / Ian Duncan.
Series Title: Modern critical interpretations.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

Abstract:

A collection of critical essays on the epic poem, arranged chronologically in the order of their original publication.

Contains six critical essays on the most important poem in Old English.

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