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Tolkien Peter Fields J. Tolkien, translator. Edited by Christopher Tolkien.
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Tolkien completed his translation of Beowulf in he returned to it later to make hasty corrections, but seems never to have considered its publication. This edition includes an illuminating written commentary on the poem by the translator himself, drawn from a series of lectures he gave at Oxford in the s. His creative attention to detail in these lectures gives rise to a sense of the immediacy and clarity of his vision. Pages : Carton Quantity :
Beowulf [trans. Tolkien] ( Harper Collins, 2014)
Everything he did led up to or away from it. Perhaps, in the dark of night, he already knew what would happen: that he would never publish. For Tolkien, 'Beowulf' was both a brilliant and haunting work. It is a poem that will move us as readers, not. This edition includes an illuminating written commentary on the poem by the translator. It is as if.
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This edition includes an illuminating written commentary on the poem by the translator. His creative attention to. It is as if. Everything he did led up to or away from it.
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Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary is a prose translation of the early medieval epic poem Beowulf from Old English to modern English. Translated by J. Tolkien from to , it was edited by Tolkien's son Christopher and published posthumously in May by HarperCollins. After Beowulf kills him, Grendel's mother attacks the hall and is then also defeated. Victorious, Beowulf goes home to Geatland in Sweden and later becomes king of the Geats. After fifty years have passed, Beowulf defeats a dragon , but is fatally wounded in the battle.
Check out Scribid. Audiobook Check out Audiobooks. That's a lot of commentary, though. I would look at this book at your local library before adding it to your collection. In addition to creating the first fantasy epic, inventing a complete and insanely, thoroughly detailed world, and even making up its own language and alphabet, as well as teaching for decades, the great J. Over the ensuing years and decades he continued to make changes and updates and lectured greatly on the epic alliterative poem.