Add Papers Marked0
Paper checked off!

Marked works


Viewed works

Shopping Cart0
Paper added to shopping cart!

Shopping Cart

Register Now

eKönyvtár library

Great deal: today with a discount!

Regular price:
1 336 Ft
You save:
253 Ft
Discounted price*:
1 084 Ft
Add to Wish List
ID number:231052
Published: 07.05.2004.
Language: English
Level: Secondary school
Literature: n/a
References: Not used

In both texts, Beowulf and Grendel, the main purpose of the
Queen's are to serve the courts as "weavers of peace". In Grendel
however, Queen Wealththeow is described in much greater detail and
serves a further purpose. The reader gains insight to a part Grendel
that is not present in Beowulf, his desire for a human.
It was not unusual for women to be offered as tokens of peace
within the noble courts. In the novel Grendel, Wealhtheow's brother,
King of the Helmings, bestowed her to King Hrothgar to promote peace
amongst the Helmings and Scyldings. "She had given, her life for those
she lo…

Work pack:
GREAT DEAL buying in a pack your savings −1 041 Ft
Work pack Nr. 1282304
Load more similar papers

Send to email

Your name:

Enter an email address where the link will be sent:

{Your name} suggests you to check out this eKönyvtár paper on „Beowulf and Grendal”.

Link to paper:


Email has been sent

Choose Authorization Method

Email & Password

Email & Password

Wrong e-mail adress or password!
Log In

Forgot your password?


Not registered yet?

Register and redeem free papers!

To receive free papers from eKönyvtá it is necessary to register. It's quick and will only take a few seconds.

If you have already registered, simply to access the free content.

Cancel Register