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Beowulf: A Tale of Blood, Heat, and Ashes Nicky Raven

Beowulf: A Tale of Blood, Heat, and Ashes

Nicky Raven

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ISBN : 9780763636470
Hardcover
96 pages
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The exhilarating epic blazes to life — featuring illustrations by a lead artist on the LORD OF THE RINGS film trilogy.Look into the flames and let your minds empty. . . . For this is a tale of blood and heat and ashes.It is a tale that has beenMoreThe exhilarating epic blazes to life — featuring illustrations by a lead artist on the LORD OF THE RINGS film trilogy.Look into the flames and let your minds empty. . . . For this is a tale of blood and heat and ashes.It is a tale that has been retold countless times through the centuries — and here, in an enthralling edition illustrated by a noted Tolkien artist, the mighty Beowulf is well set to capture new legions of followers. This contemporary retelling of the ancient epic — narrated with a touch of banter by the faithful Wiglaf and featuring vividly dramatic illustrations — follows the mythic hero from his disarming of the gruesome Grendel to his sword battle with the monster’s sea hag mother to his final, fiery showdown with an avenging dragon.