Item #15150 Beowulf : A Novel. Bryher, Annie Winifred Ellerman.
Beowulf : A Novel
Beowulf : A Novel

Beowulf : A Novel

New York: Pantheon Books, 1956.

Illustrated by Anne Marie Jauss dust jacket. First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket. Item #15150

Top edge foxing, otherwise light wear; Dust Jacket spine sun, light edgewear, light wear. Solid hardcover. ; "Compassion and humor mingle in this beautifully wrought story of a London neighborhood whose hearth is the teashop where their lives converge. The book's title, as well as the key to its overtones, comes from the teashop's mascot, a plaster bulldog named for Beowulf, the heroic figure of the Anglo-Saxon epic of hardihood and valor. Beowulf is England's story during World War II." First US Edition, First Printing of this striking novel of common Londoners during the Blitz. ; 201 pages.

Price: $49.95

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