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Author Jones, Gwyn, 1907-1999.

Title Kings, beasts and heroes / Gwyn Jones.

Imprint London : New York : Oxford University Press, 1972.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    829.3 JON    Available
Description ix, 176 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-165) and index.
Contents Beowulf -- Hero with monsters -- Heroic legend and legendary history -- Heroic virtue -- Culhwch and Olwen -- Hero with helpers -- Achieving the tasks -- Arthur with warriors -- Hunters with beasts -- King Hrolf's saga -- The bear's son -- King's champion -- Deaths and stratagems.
Subject Hrólfs saga Kraka.
Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Epic literature -- History and criticism.
Tales, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Sagas -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0192151819
Standard No. SBRT1679677

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