The Poetic Edda

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This collection of Norse-Icelandic mythological and heroic poetry contains the greater narratives of the creation of the world and the coming of Ragnarok, the Doom of the Gods...

The Poetic Edda The Mythological Poems

ISBN 10 : 9780486139050
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The ancient oral traditions of the Norsemen live on in these translations known as the "Lays of the Gods." This 13th-century collection recaptures a mythical world that influenced ..

The Poetic Edda

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ISBN 13 : 9780815316602

This unique collection of essays applies significant critical approaches to the mythological poetry of the Poetic Edda, a principal source for Old Norse cosmography and the legends..

The Poetic Edda

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The Poetic Edda

ISBN 10 : 9780292764996
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The Poetic Edda comprises a treasure trove of mythic and spiritual verse holding an important place in Nordic culture, literature, and heritage. Its tales of strife and death form ..

The Poetic Edda

ISBN 10 : 9780486140605
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This vibrant compilation presents the heroic sagas of ancient Scandinavia. Its timeless legends of superhuman warriors and doomed lovers have inspired Wagner's "Ring Cycle" and Tol..

The Poetic Edda Mythological Poems

ISBN 10 : 0198111819
ISBN 13 : 9780198111818

This volume presents a wholly new edition of five of the most brilliant and celebrated poems of the Poetic Edda: 'The Sibyl's Prophecy', 'The Rigmarole of Rigr', 'Wayland's Poem', ..