Beowulf: A Verse Translation into Modern English, Paperback / softback Book

Beowulf: A Verse Translation into Modern English Paperback / softback



This reprint of Morgan's popular and well-respected 1952 modern English translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic captures a taut expression of the poem's themes of danger, voyaging, displacement, loyalty, and loss.

Morgan provides a fluid, modern voice from this medieval masterwork while retaining a clear authenticity, making it highly accessible to the contemporary reader.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
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  • Category: Poetry by individual poets
  • ISBN: 9781857545883



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