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Win a free copy of JRR Tolkien’s new Beowulf translation

By Prospect Team  

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Hwæt! Welcome spear-Danes, clan-Kings and other fans of near-impenetrable Anglo-Saxon adventure. 

To celebrate the release of JRR Tolkien’s new translation of the epic poem Beowulf, we’re giving away five copies of the book to warriors gúðréouw (that’s battle-fierce) enough to answer the following questions, drawn from Anglo-Saxon culture, language and history. Get all three right to be in with a chance.

Email your answers to with the subject line “Tolkien’s Beowulf” or message them to us on our Facebook page.

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