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Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics. 1960
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Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics. 1960Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics.
J.R.R. Tolkien.
1st Edition, 3rd Impression 1960.
Oxford University Press for the British Academy.
Not illustrated.
Hammond Page Ref.: p.3.

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.

Binding - One signature of fifty-six pages stitched into card wrappers. (21.7 x 14.2 cm)

Two impressions issued in this format, both similar:

3rd Impression 1960
4th Impression 1963

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

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