Summary and Info
This edition of Bloom’s Notes focuses on the Beowulf, and a discussion of the identity of the possible author or authors. A structural and thematic analysis of the poem is included, as well as numerous critical essays from prominent critics offer various views on the piece. This series is edited by Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the Humanities, Yale University; Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Professor of English, New York University Graduate School. These texts are the ideal aid for all students of literature, presenting concise, easy-to-understand biographical, critical, and bibliographical information on a specific literary work. Also provided are multiple sources for book reports and term papers with a wealth of information on literary works, authors, and major characters.