A Beowulf handbook

edited by Robert E. Bjork and John D. Niles

The individual chapters by eighteen scholars offer both a rapid survey of scholarly trends in the study of Beowulf and a more sustained exploration of selected problems. Each chapter begins with a brief summary of its contents followed by an annotated chronology of the most important books and articles on the particular topic it treats. The core of each chapter constitutes a history of scholarly interest in the topic under consideration, a synthesis of present knowledge and opinion, and an analysis of scholarly work that remains to be done. All of the chapters have been written to accommodate the needs of a broad audience - from nonspecialists who wish simply to read and enjoy Beowulf to scholars at work on their own research.

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書名 A Beowulf handbook
著作者等 Bjork, Robert E
Niles, John D.
出版元 University of Nebraska Press
刊行年月 1998, c1997
版表示 annotated ed
ページ数 466 p.
大きさ 23 cm
ISBN 0803261500
NCID BA39086529
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言語 英語
出版国 アメリカ合衆国