20th century fine manuscript copy of Beowulf. Some illustrations in ink. Manuscript is incomplete and ends at line 2550. Some scraps of notes found attached to the folder containing the manuscript, a partial summary, or a translation of, Beowulf, not in Cyril Brett's hand.
Beowulf manuscript, 20th century
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 1239 451
- Dates of Creation20th century
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 manuscript
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Found with Library Folios in Store, possibly part of the Cyril Brett collection.
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