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The Resource Beowulf

Beowulf

Label
Beowulf
Title
Beowulf
Statement of responsibility
translation by Benedict Flynn
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The oldest long poem in Old English, written about 1000 A.D., Beowulf tells the story of a great warrior in Southern Scandinavia in both youth and maturity. The monster Grendel terrorises the Scyldings of Hrothgar’s Danish Kingdom until Beowulf defeats him. As a result he has to face her enraged mother. Beowulf dies after a battle against a fierce dragon.The tale is powerfully performed here by Crawford Logan in a lively modern translation from the original West Saxon dialect
Summary
Irish poet Seamus Heaney's award-winning 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
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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Beowulf
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  • Flynn, Benedict
  • Logan, Crawford
  • ©2006 Naxos Rights International
Dewey number
829.3
PerformerNote
Read by Crawford Logan
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  • Flynn, Benedict
  • Naxos AudioBooks, Ltd
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  • Fiction
  • Poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
Beowulf
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Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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not applicable
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9789629546359
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not applicable
Kind of material
other
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True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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unknown
Tape configuration
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Tape width
not applicable
Label
Beowulf
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b4ac8c06-a0aa-4584-a4eb-d9d60269f82c
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9789629546359
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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