Beowulf: Translated by Seamus Heaney

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Anonymous

Narrated By: George Guidall

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: May 2004

Duration: 4 hours 10 minutes

Summary:

Written a thousand years ago, this long poem is the very first surviving piece of English literature. Join Beowulf, a young warrior, as he achieves glory by fighting and killing three fantastic monsters. This new translation, by the Nobel laureate poet Seamus Heaney, offers modern readers an accessible, intensely dramatic text. It amply demonstrates why this epic has spread its influence over more than a millennium of literature.

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