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Proceedings of the British Academy XXII. 1937
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Beowulf: The Monsters & the Critics

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Proceedings of the British Academy XXII. 1937Proceedings of the British Academy
Editor unknown
Volume XXII, 1936
Issued 1937
Oxford University Press for the British Academy
Not illustrated
Hammond Page Ref.: p.3

Reprints Tolkien's lecture - Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics. See pp.245-95.

Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics was the Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture for 1936. Tolkien delivered it to the British Academy on 25 November 1936 and again two weeks later to the Manchester Mediaeval Society.

The year of publication is not actually stated.

* It is unclear whether the image opposite is the publisher's binding - it may be a library binding. It is quite possible that this volume was issued in soft covers, to be bound by the receiving institution.

Reprinted in The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays (1983).

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