Beowulf manuscript online

Ever tried to read Beowulf in the original language? Now you can, thanks to the British Library.

An early 11th century version of the poem, part of the Nowell Codex, is now online for anyone to see. The book starts on page 132r of the section called "Cotton MS Vitellius A XV, ff 94r–209v".

Other parts of the manuscript have different subjects and dates.