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Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Madelyn - Goodreads

When I was deciding which book to read next, I settled on an epic poem that I had been curious about for the longest time: Beowulf. Not only was this poem considered to be the first English poem ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Jackie - Goodreads

God, I loved this one. Don't ask me why I connected with it so much, but I've read it three times and wouldn't hesitate to read it again. Maybe it was the verse or maybe it was just a good teacher, but I loved everything about reading this. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

God, I loved this one. Don't ask me why I connected with it so much, but I've read it three times and wouldn't hesitate to read it again. Maybe it was the verse or maybe it was just a good teacher, but I loved everything about reading this. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

A great and riveting tale which shows the original Anglo-Saxon (Old English) for those who would like to try their take at speaking the language. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

One of the greatest narratives. Spare in style and story; Beowulf is profound in wisdom. A changing experience. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Josh Pervan - Goodreads

One of the greatest narratives. Spare in style and story; Beowulf is profound in wisdom. A changing experience. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Ryan Baker - Goodreads

I like this translation by Seamus Heaney. Technically, it's not a great "authentic" translation, but it does a good job of modernizing the text for anyone who doesn't read Old English. Yes, he added a bit of Irishness (what do you expect?) but I find that forgivable. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

I like this translation by Seamus Heaney. Technically, it's not a great "authentic" translation, but it does a good job of modernizing the text for anyone who doesn't read Old English. Yes, he added a bit of Irishness (what do you expect?) but I find that forgivable. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Ryan Baker - Goodreads

I like this translation by Seamus Heaney. Technically, it's not a great "authentic" translation, but it does a good job of modernizing the text for anyone who doesn't read Old English. Yes, he added a bit of Irishness (what do you expect?) but I find that forgivable. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Scott Hastie - Goodreads

Precious and irreplaceable - where it all began... Read full review


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