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A great essay on Beorn and the Hobbit - comparison to Beowulf



BeornBerserker
Lorien

Nov 16 2012, 4:40pm


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A great essay on Beorn and the Hobbit - comparison to Beowulf

http://faculty.uca.edu/jona/second/hobbeow.htm


Bombadil
Half-elven


Nov 18 2012, 6:20pm


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BB...Thank you.. that was truely Remarkable Reading///

 


elostirion74
Rohan

Nov 26 2012, 5:33pm


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Thank you for posting this!

I was especially intrigued by the introduction, talking about how Bilbo learned proportion, and I definitely enjoyed the comparisons between Bilbo and heroes in Beowulf!