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Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

Amazing, riveting story. This should be read by everyone. The fabulous introduction should be read after the story has been consumed. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

Poetically, this work is genius. The story itself is pretty middle-earth, Lord of the Rings style, and I'm not much into that. This edition has a great introduction as well as a reading out loud guide. I recommend reviewing the Old English version in order to appreciate the alliteration and meter. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - John - weRead

This is my favorite epic of all time, Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

So...I joined a couple of bookclubs to keep myself occupied and this is one of the books for the daytime group. I didn't read this one in high school and see that I may not have missed out on too much ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

I read it in high school...should probably try it again! Although I got an A in the class! Not sure why... Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - Ally - weRead

A really good adventure story Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - Sarah - weRead

a rad novel, a great novel hard too read, terrible awfully good novel Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

finally! a readable translation of Beowulf! Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

A new tradition has just entered my home. This is a poem made for a thousand fires (the kind one sits by) and a thousand reads. I speak of the SEAMUS HEANEY version. Brilliant. I knew he was a celt before I looked. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

User Review  - Keshawn - weRead

Great book. Mythical and somewhat dark but bery impressed. Read full review


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