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Marvin J. LaHood, Professor of English State University of New York College at Buffalo
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David E. Manly, Professor of Educational Studies State University of New York College at Geneseo
Bruce Miller, Associate Professor of Education State University of New York at Buffalo
Frank O'Hare, Professor of English Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Faith Z. Schullstrom, Member of Executive Committee National Council of Teachers of English Director of Curriculum and Instruction Guilderland Central School District, New York
Mattie C. Williams, Director, Bureau of Language Arts Chicago Public Schools, Chicago, Illinois
FURTHER READING CRITICAL WORKS
Bloomfield, Joan. "The Style and Structure of Beowulf." Review of English Studies, XIV (1938): 396-403.
Brodeur, Arthur G. The Art of Beowulf. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1959.
Chambers, R. W. Beowulf. An Introduction to the Study of the Poem. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1959.
Fry, Donald K. "The Artistry of Beowulf," from The Beowulf Poet: A Collection of Critical Essays, ed. Donald K. Fry. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1968.
Girvan, Ritchie. Beowulf and the Seventh Century. London: Methuen, 1935.
Irving, Edward B., Jr. Introduction to Beowulf. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1969.
Kennedy, Charles W. Beowulf, The Oldest English Epic. New York: Oxford University Press, 1964.
Lawrence, W. W. Beowulf and Epic Tradition. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1928.
Nicholson, Lewis E., ed. An Anthology of Beowulf Criticism. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 1963. Includes the Tolkien article.
Rexroth, Kenneth. "Classics Revisited-IV: Beowulf," Saturday Review, April 10, 1965, p. 27.
Sisam, Kenneth. The Structure of Beowulf. London: Oxford University Press, 1965.
Tolkien, J. R. R. "Beowulf. The Monsters and the Critics," Proceedings of the British Academy, XXII (1936): 245-95.
ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULF
Alexander, Michael. Beowulf. London: Penguin Books, 1973
Kennedy, Charles W. Beowulf. New York: Oxford University Press, 1940
Morgan, Edwin. Beowulf. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1964.
Raffel, Burton. Beowulf. New York: New American Library, 1963.