Dark Forums
Register now!!!! Happy

Dark Forums v3 Update 2013
HomeFAQSearchRegisterLog in
Log in
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Latest topics
» Epic Cheat
Mon Sep 08, 2014 4:45 am by MrAzaness007

» Check out this dope ass chat log
Thu Nov 07, 2013 3:29 pm by Minro

» EpicSauce
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:52 pm by Drakius

» BotQuestWorlds 1.8
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:49 pm by Drakius

» CrackAndLoad public Vip Hack Version 2.0
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:46 pm by Drakius

» Guerrilla hack - Health Bars
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:43 pm by Drakius

» [Answer] Does o2 Jam have cheats?
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:41 pm by Drakius

» Epic Cheat
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:39 pm by Drakius

» Test
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:15 pm by Drakius

Top posters
Drakius (756)
EdWaRdEx (51)
#Zero# (30)
Kierme (21)
Renegade Slayer (18)
Spambot 5.0 (14)
Pedobear (14)
Leo (12)
Niko (11)
Xtianzkeel (10)

Display results as :
Rechercher Advanced Search

Share | 

 The Old English Beowulf Poem

Go down 
Dark DeathFreak Supreme Admin
Dark DeathFreak Supreme Admin

Number of posts : 756
Age : 21
Location : Swordhaven
Dark Exp : 6286
Dark Rep : 20
Registration Date : 2012-10-23

PostSubject: The Old English Beowulf Poem   Sat Mar 02, 2013 9:10 pm

The old English Beowulf poem gives brilliant presentment of the spirit and embodiment of the heroic tradition. Illuminating studies of the Beowulf, in comparatively recent years, by Ker, Lawrence, Chambers, Klaeber, Malone, and others, have brought increasing appraisal of the extent to which Scandinavian backgrounds are reflected in its material, literary tradition in its structure, and Christian influence in its spirit. Of the circumstances under which the Beowulf was composed we actually know little, though it is possible to trace with some degree of clearness the evolution of the material from which the poem is shaped. Portions of this material must have originally circulated by oral transmission. The poem itself may well have been developed from an earlier series of epic lays, though no one of these lays has survived. In any case, as Ker has pointed out, the Beowulf , in the form in which it has come down to us, is a single, unified poem.
Back to top Go down
The Old English Beowulf Poem
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
» Poem: As a Joint Heir with Thee
» Poem: No Elaborate Pretense
» Waisted English Vases marked "Dover"
» Ribbed Embossed vase - english - underwater world? green blue
» Alphabet - Old English - filet

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Dark Forums :: AK Forums :: General Discussion-
Jump to: