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The Resource Beowulf, translated and read by Seamus Heaney

Beowulf, translated and read by Seamus Heaney

Label
Beowulf
Title
Beowulf
Statement of responsibility
translated and read by Seamus Heaney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ang
  • eng
Summary
Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's mother
Summary
Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney's new translation of Beowulf comes to life in this gripping audio. Heaney's performance reminds us that Beowulf, written near the turn of another millennium, was intended to be heard not read
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10268962
Cataloging source
VHB
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Beowulf
Credits note
Produced by Sue Roberts and Penguin Books, Ltd., by arrangement with the BBC ; published by arrangement with W.W. Norton
Dewey number
829.3
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR1583
LC item number
.H435 2000d
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Seamus Heaney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heaney, Seamus
  • Roberts, Sue
  • Penguin (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • W.W. Norton & Company
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Audiobooks
  • Heroes
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Monsters
  • Dragons
  • Scandinavia
  • Audiobooks
  • Dragons
  • Epic poetry, English (Old)
  • Heroes
  • Monsters
  • Scandinavia
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Beowulf, translated and read by Seamus Heaney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The original BBC recording by Seamus Heaney"--Container
  • Unabridged excerpts
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44613773
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (2 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565114272
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781565114272
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
HBP 86003
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)44613773
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Beowulf, translated and read by Seamus Heaney
Publication
Note
  • "The original BBC recording by Seamus Heaney"--Container
  • Unabridged excerpts
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44613773
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (2 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565114272
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781565114272
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
HBP 86003
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)44613773
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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