Beowulf

Beowulf

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Excerpt: ...gold), 717; sceal se hearda helm hyrsted golde fǣtum befeallen (sc. wesan), the gold ornaments shall fall away from it, 2257 . fǣted, fǣtt, part., ornamented with gold beaten into plate-form: gen. sg. fǣttan goldes, 1094, 2247; instr. sg. fǣttan golde, 2103 . Elsewhere, covered, ornamented with gold plate: nom. sg. sweord . fǣted, 2702; acc. sg. fǣted wǣge, 2254, 2283; acc. pl. fǣtte scyldas, 333; fǣtte bēagas, 1751 . fǣted-hlēor, adj., phaleratus gena (Dietr.): acc. pl. eahta mēaras fǣted-hlēore (eight horses with bridles covered with plates of gold), 1037 . fǣt-gold, st. n., gold in sheets or plates: acc. sg., 1922 . feshow more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 313g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236715225
  • 9781236715227