Read It Online: BEOWULF

from Sacred Text

as translated by Francis B Gummere (1910)

Tolkien was a distinguished scholar of Middle and Old English. The Beowulf saga is one of the treasures of this branch of literature, and Grendel, the monster of this tale, is a prototype for many of the darker creatures that populate Middle Earth.”

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