The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats

The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats. William Morris.
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats
A Kelmscott Press classic
The Tale of Beowulf Sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats

London, New York, Bombay: Longmans, Green and Co., 1904. Early Edition. Bound in three-quarter green crushed morroco over marbled boards. Spine a bit faded, but binding generally in excellent condition. All edges gilt. A charming volume.

This translation by Morris first used for his Kelmscott Press edition in 1895. Printed in a trade edition in 1898 and again for this edition, it is a beautiful example of one of the cornerstones of Anglo-Saxon epic.
Near Fine (Item #4589)

Price: $495