Lynd Ward Beowulf
Via Flickr. From 1939.

[Thanks to Paul for the link!]


  1. Oooh— I have this! 1939 Heritage Press ed. Grendel opposite p.4 and the Poison-Dragon facing p.84 are my favorites; blue, orange and black never so moodily matched…

    And Ward’s spot ink illos at the end of the verses aren’t bad, either!