Beowulf (version 2)

UNKNOWN ( - ), translated by Francis Barton GUMMERE (1855 - 1919)


Beowulf was composed by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet. Francis Barton Gummere translates this beautiful poem. Beowulf is an epic poem. The main character, Beowulf, proves himself a hero as he battles against supernatural demons and beasts. (Summary by Tad E.)

Genre(s): Epics

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Prelude-Section 2 Tad E.
00:09:57
Play 02 Sections 3-5 Tad E.
00:09:33
Play 03 Sections 6-8 Tad E.
00:09:35
Play 04 Sections 9-11 Tad E.
00:11:34
Play 05 Sections 12-14 Tad E.
00:09:34
Play 06 Sections 15-17 Tad E.
00:10:42
Play 07 Sections 18-20 Tad E.
00:10:23
Play 08 Sections 21-23 Tad E.
00:13:33
Play 09 Sections 24-26 Tad E.
00:12:54
Play 10 Sections 27-29 Tad E.
00:17:17
Play 11 Sections 30-32 Tad E.
00:12:27
Play 12 Sections 33-35 Tad E.
00:15:03
Play 13 Sections 36-38 Tad E.
00:10:30
Play 14 Sections 39-41 Tad E.
00:12:46