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Beowulf
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Author unknown
Language English
Genre(s) epic poem
Publisher
Released (c. 700-1000 A.D.)
Media Type Paperback
ISBN ISBN 0393320979, ISBN 0451527402, ISBN 1400096227, ISBN 0140440704

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Beowulf (c. 700-1000 A.D.) is a heroic epic poem. At 3,182 lines, it is notable for its length in comparison to other Old English poems. It represents about 10% of the extant corpus of Old English poetry. The poem is untitled in the manuscript, but has been known as Beowulf since the early 19th century.

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