File:Beowulf Cotton MS Vitellius A XV f. 132r.jpg

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English: The first folio of the heroic epic poem Beowulf, written primarily in the West Saxon dialect of Old English. Part of the Cotton MS Vitellius A XV manuscript currently located within the British Library. This is a digital photographic copy of the folio.
Date circa 975–1025
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Catalogue entry: Cotton MS Vitellius A XV, ff 94r–209v


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