The Four Funerals in Beowulf

The Four Funerals in Beowulf

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This title provides an examination of the four funerals in the the Anglo-Saxon poem, Beowulf. The text also explores the elliptical structures of the poem, and establishes their thematic and structural importance.And the Structure of the Poem Gale R. Owen-Crocker ... The last trumpet and the twinkling of an eye are mentioned by St Paul (I Corinthians 15:52) but the four trumpets and the beasts of this ... hrefne to hrodre, lines 2447-8); Ongentheowa#39;s vow to hang Geats a#39;as sport on gallows-treesa#39; (on galgtreowufm] ffuglum] togamene, anbsp;...

Title:The Four Funerals in Beowulf
Author:Gale R. Owen-Crocker
Publisher:Manchester University Press - 2000


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