Grendel Cover


By John Gardner; Emil Antonucci (Illustrator)

Vintage Books USA, Paperback, 9780679723110, 192pp.

Publication Date: May 9, 1989


The first and most terrifying monster in English literature, from the great early epic BEOWULF, tells his side of the story.

About the Author
John Gardner is Professor of English at Southern Illinois University. His previous books include a modernized English version of "The Complete Works of the Gawain-Poet "and a recently published novel, "The Wreckage of Agathon."