The Origins of Beowulf by Richard North – PDF download

最新の投稿 フォーラム Forum The Origins of Beowulf by Richard North – PDF download

  • このトピックは空です。
1件の投稿を表示中 - 1 - 1件目 (全1件中)
  • 投稿者
    投稿
  • #110394 返信
    Anouk Casey
    ゲスト

    The Origins of Beowulf
    From Vergil to Wiglaf

    by Richard North

    🔥 The Origins of Beowulf – CLICK HERE 🔥

    • Places: Mercia, Britain
    • Release date: April 5, 2007
    • Characters: Beowulf
    • Format: hardcover, 368 pages
    • ISBN: 9780199206612 (0199206619)
    • Language: english
    • Author: Richard North
    • Publisher: OUP Oxford

    About The Book

    This book suggests that the Old English epic Beowulf was composed in the winter of 826-7 as a requiem for King Beornwulf of Mercia on behalf of Wiglaf, the ealdorman who succeeded him. The place of composition is given as the minster of Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire and the poet is named as the abbot, Eanmund.

    As well as pinpointing the poem’s place and date of composition, Richard North raises some old questions relating to the poet’s influences from Vergil and from living Danes. Norse analogues are discussed in order to identify how the poet changed his heroic sources while three episodes from Beowulf are shown to be reworked from passages in Vergil’s Aeneid. One chapter assesses how the poem’s Latin sources might correspond with what is known of Breedon’s now-lost library while another seeks to explain Danish mythology in Beowulf by arguing that Breedon hosted a meeting with Danish Vikings in 809. This fascinating and challenging new study combines careful detective work with meticulous literary analysis to form a case that no future investigation will be able to ignore.

    Hardcover The Origins of Beowulf buy cheap for PC. FictionBook ebook The Origins of Beowulf by Richard North read on Kobo. Paperback book The Origins of Beowulf on Walmart. FB2 The Origins of Beowulf Richard North download Mac. MP3 book The Origins of Beowulf read online on Books-a-Million.

    Hardback ebook The Origins of Beowulf by Richard North download on Kindle. PDF book The Origins of Beowulf Richard North buy on Powells. MOBI The Origins of Beowulf for iPad. TXT ebook The Origins of Beowulf download Android on Booktopia. EPUB The Origins of Beowulf Richard North.

1件の投稿を表示中 - 1 - 1件目 (全1件中)
返信先: The Origins of Beowulf by Richard North – PDF download
あなたの情報: