By E. L. Risden
E. L. Risden is affiliate Professor of English at St. Norbert university, the place he teaches medieval and Renaissance literature. he's the writer of a dozen books, together with Beasts of Time, Beowulf in devoted Verse, Beowulf for enterprise, and The Heroes and the Gods.
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A Living Light by E. L. Risden