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Lewis E. Nicholson Edited J.R.R. Tolkien, H.Chadwick, C.L. Wrenn, Kemp Malone, Francis P. Magoun, Jr

by Beowulf:The Monsters and the Critics J.R.R.Tolkien An Anthology Of Beowulf Criticism

Condition: Very Good+


Original 1976 Trade Paperback Very Good+ Clean 385 pp. Classic Anthology of Eighteen Complete Essays on "Beowulf" Includes the mind altering essay by the Master of Middle Earth himself J.R.R. Tolkien's own "Beowulf:The Monsters and the Critics" in which this Oxford Professor proudly defends the thrill of the Dragon in Beowulf as not a mere distraction to grammar, but the roaring heart of the tale. If that was not enough there are seventeen more essays by the greats of Old English, by example H.L.Rogers "Beowulf's Three Great Fights" Many more. Here in rare excellent condition. NO markings, NO writing, NO book plates NOT a library copy and NO stickers!. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your cover. Great Customer service


  • Bookseller: Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 637
  • Title: Lewis E. Nicholson Edited J.R.R. Tolkien, H.Chadwick, C.L. Wrenn, Kemp Malone, Francis P. Magoun, Jr
  • Author: Beowulf:The Monsters and the Critics J.R.R.Tolkien An Anthology Of Beowulf Criticism
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good+
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Fifth Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
  • Place: U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: tolkien beowulf dragon essay anglo-saxon runes christian allegory sutton hoo christian allegory german paganism
  • Bookseller catalogs: J.R.R Tolkien and The Inklings; Fantasy Literature; Norse/Anglo Saxon/ Middle English/ Elizabethan/German;
  • Size: 8vo

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