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Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Liz D - Goodreads

I've read Beowulf, of course, but I've been wanting to read Seamus Heaney's translation since it was published. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Captmashpea - Goodreads

I loved it. I love the language “He has done his worst but the wound will end him. He is hasped and hooped and hirpling with pain, limping and looping in it” (47). Now that must be the translator but ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Tricia - Goodreads

I enjoyed this! It was much more readable than I was expecting. Click here for my full review. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

I enjoyed this! It was much more readable than I was expecting. Click here for my full review. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Tricia - Goodreads

I enjoyed this! It was much more readable than I was expecting. Click here for my full review. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Right. Beowulf sucks. Call me a philistine, call me illiterate, call me what you will, I didn't care for this. Didn't like it in high school and I don't like it any better today. It's dated and more or less inaccessible to these modern ears. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Jo-Ann Murphy - Goodreads

I did not know what to expect when I bought this book. I have heard about Beowulf for years and heard parts receited in old English, but I really knew almost nothing about it.. I found it very easy reading and easy to understand. It was an enjoyable story and a pretty quick read. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

I did not know what to expect when I bought this book. I have heard about Beowulf for years and heard parts receited in old English, but I really knew almost nothing about it.. I found it very easy reading and easy to understand. It was an enjoyable story and a pretty quick read. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Goodreads

Right. Beowulf sucks. Call me a philistine, call me illiterate, call me what you will, I didn't care for this. Didn't like it in high school and I don't like it any better today. It's dated and more or less inaccessible to these modern ears. Read full review

Review: Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Right. Beowulf sucks. Call me a philistine, call me illiterate, call me what you will, I didn't care for this. Didn't like it in high school and I don't like it any better today. It's dated and more or less inaccessible to these modern ears. Read full review


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