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Recounts the Beowulf legend from the viewpoint of the monster.
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Grendel is a beautiful and heartbreaking modern retelling of the Beowulf epic from the point of view of the monster, Grendel, the villain of the 8th-century Anglo-Saxon epic. This book benefits from both of Gardner's careers: in addition to his work as a novelist, Gardner was a noted professor of medieval literature and a scholar of ancient languages.From the Inside Flap:
The first and most terrifying monster in English literature, from the great early epic BEOWULF, tells his side of the story.
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Book Description 2008. Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP64540055