8vo. Purple cloth, with gilt spine titles and cover design. Purple top-stain. 174 pages. Line drawings by Emil Antonucci. No names or marks. Illustrated dust-jacket (with price intact) maintains its solid orange spine. A pristine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2716
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Review: 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.
Publisher: Knopf, New York
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: fine
Edition: Stated First edition.
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