Beowulf (Paperback)

A New Verse Translation

By Seamus Heaney (Editor)

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393320978, 213pp.

Publication Date: February 17, 2001



Composed toward the end of the first millennium of our era, 'Beowulf' is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother.