Composed towards the end of the first millennium, the Anglo-Saxon poem Beowulf is one of the great Northern epics and a classic of European literature. In his new translation, Seamus Heaney has produced a work which is both true, line by line, to the original poem, and an expression, in its language
Author Seamus Heaney
Publisher Faber & Faber
Published Date 2009-02-19
ISBN 0571250726 9780571250721
Gwenhwyfar shared a tip "I own many translations of Beowulf and imo Heaney's reigns supreme"