Beowulf / translated into modern verse by William Ellery Leonard…

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Title

Beowulf / translated into modern verse by William Ellery Leonard ; with a preface by the translator, and illustrations by Lynd Ward.

Publisher

New York : For the members of the Limited Editions Club

Date

1952

Description

xv, 152 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
"Of this special edition ... fifteen hundred copies have been made ... at the Gallery Press in New York"--Colophon.
Issued in a slipcase.
MU: Library's copy is no. 767.

Subject

Monsters -- Poetry.
Dragons -- Poetry.
Epic poetry, English (Old) -- Translations into English.
Heroes -- Poetry.

Identifier

http://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/record=b4120281~S1
PR1583 .L4 1952

Contributor

Leonard, William Ellery, 1876-1944, translator.
Ward, Lynd, 1905-1985, illustrator.