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2 edition of concordance to Beowulf. found in the catalog.

concordance to Beowulf.

Albert Stanburrough Cook

concordance to Beowulf.

by Albert Stanburrough Cook

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Published by Haskell House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beowulf -- Concordances.,
  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.,
  • Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Concordances.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1911 ed.

    Other titlesBeowulf.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1585.A2 C6 1968b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5617823M
    LC Control Number68026349

    Likely the poem’s most memorable creation, Grendel is one of the three monsters that Beowulf battles. His nature is ambiguous. Though he has many animal attributes and a grotesque, monstrous appearance, he seems to be guided by vaguely human emotions and impulses, and he shows more of an interior life than one might expect. Beowulf (bā´əwŏŏlf), oldest English epic, probably composed in the early 8th cent. by an Anglian bard in the vicinity of survives in only one manuscript, written by two scribes and preserved in the British Library in the collection of Sir Robert Cotton.

    Download book Concordance: A Terran Empire concordance (by Ann Wilson) epub, pdf, mobi, fb2. A Concordance to Beowulf (Halle: M. Niemeyer, ), by Albert S. Cook. multiple formats at ; page images at HathiTrust; US access only; Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Beowulf. Two studies on the ballad theory of the Beowulf, together with an introductory sketch of opinion.

      Beowulf, now in Seamus Heaney's inspired translation - the Whitbread Book of the Year - is a classic of world literature and poetry. Synopsis Composed towards the end of the first millennium of our era, the Anglo-Saxon poem "Beowulf" is a Northern epic and a /5().   "Beowulf" is the oldest surviving epic poem in the English language and the earliest piece of vernacular European literature. Perhaps the most common question readers have is what language "Beowulf" was written in originally. The first manuscript was written in the language of the Saxons, "Old English," also known as "Anglo-Saxon."Since then, the epic poem has been estimated to have been Author: Melissa Snell.


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A concordance to Beowulf by Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough), Publication date Topics Beowulf Publisher Halle M.

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See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 15 Cited by: 9. Beowulf (/ ˈ b eɪ ə w ʊ l f /; Old English: Bēowulf [ˈbeːowulf]) is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3, alliterative is one of the most important works of Old English date of composition is a matter of contention among scholars; the only certain dating pertains to the manuscript, which was produced between and Language: West Saxon dialect of Old English.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print : Jess B. Bessinger is the author of A Concordance to Beowulf ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Essential Articles for the Study of /5(2). Books on Beowulf and Old English heroic epic. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Further Study. Test your knowledge of Beowulf with our quizzes and study questions, or go further with essays on context, background, and movie adaptations, plus links to the best resources around the web.

Within little more than a decade from the beginning of the twentieth century Albert Cook would publish a concordance to Beowulf, and scholars would have access to a massively revised version of Christian W.

Grein’s mighty guide to Old English poetic diction, first published half a century earlier. Parents need to know that this is a graphic novel treatment of this classic tale Beowulf and may appeal to video game-loving teens and fans of the movie es do depict bloody battles, including dismemberment.

It's pretty gruesome -- 3/5. Bessinger, J. & Smith, Philip H.A concordance to Beowulf, edited by J. Bessinger, Jr. Programmed by Philip H.

Smith, Jr Cornell University Press Ithaca, N.Y Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. A Concordance to the Book of Common Prayer, According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church, in the United States of America: Together with a Table of the Portions of Scripture Found or Referred to in the Prayer Book, and a Topical Index of the Collects (Philadelphia, Geo.

Jacobs and Co., ), by J. Courtney Jones (page images at. Beowulf is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3, alliterative lines. It is one of the most important works of Old English literature.

The date of composition is a matter of contention among scholars; the only certain dating pertains to the manuscript, which was produced between and The author was an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet/5(). Composed toward the end of the first millennium of our era, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother.

He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. Beowulf, knowing his death is near, decides to fight the dragon. Accompanied by his kinsman Wiglaf, ten warriors, and the thief, Beowulf sets out to confront the dragon.

But when Beowulf and the dragon fight, all of Beowulf's men flee except Wiglaf. With Wiglaf's help Beowulf kills the dragon, but not before he himself is terribly wounded. Beowulf is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics.

New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars/5(). C omposed by an anonymous poet between the 8th and 11th centuries, Beowulf is the first great work of English literature.

It looks back to the adventures of its exemplary hero in the Scandinavian/Germanic world from which its hearers' ancestors came. Traditionally included on high school and college reading lists, in recent times it has received new popularity due to the New York .Page 34 - Beowulf of the morning after his contest in swimming; 'the waves were stilled, and I could descry the sea-headlands, those windswept walls.

Appears in 4 books from Page - that exulted in victory, the brave kinsman-thane, saw when he went by the seat many treasure-jewels, gold glittering as it lay on the ground, a /5(5).Beowulf recounts the story of the valiant warrior of Geats who comes to the aid of his neighbor, King Hrothgar whose mead hall is being attacked by a dreadful creature called Grendel.

The mead hall was the big feasting hall of the king and sometimes even served as a living quarter for the king and his noblemen in medieval times in Scandinavia 4/5(5).