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You can hear Heaney read from that translation here. To add to the strangeness, its unfamiliar alphabet once consisted entirely of runes. The poem, moreover, is not set in England, but where Shakespeare set his Hamlet , Denmark.

Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary

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. For Tolkien, 'Beowulf' was both a brilliant and haunting work in its own right and an inspiration for his own fiction.

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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. 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.


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Access options available:. Tolkien Michael D. Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Scholars have long known that J.

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.

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Beowulf [trans. Tolkien] ( Harper Collins, 2014)

Tolkien Peter Fields J. Tolkien, translator. Edited by Christopher Tolkien. Christopher Tolkien's edition of his father's prose translation of Beowulf —culled from his lecture notes of the s and '30s at Oxford—took maddeningly long to reach the marketplace.

Tolkien was an early work, very distinctive in its mode, completed in he returned to it later to make hasty corrections, but seems never to have considered its publication. This edition is twofold, for there exists an illuminating commentary on the text of the poem by the translator himself, in the written form of a series of lectures given at Oxford in the s; and from these lectures a substantial selection has been made, to form also a commentary on the translation in this book. From his creative attention to detail in these lectures there arises a sense of the immediacy and clarity of his vision. But the commentary in this book includes also much from those lectures in which, while always anchored in the text, he expressed his wider perceptions. It is laden with history, leading back into the dark heathen ages beyond the memory of song, but not beyond the reach of imagination. Enjoyed this post? Click to get future articles delivered by email or get the RSS feed.

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 :

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