The Prose Edda

Author: Snorri Sturluson
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781544127873
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The Prose Edda is notable for containing Norse mythology, a book of poetry, and a list of verse forms. The Prose Edda is considered the oldest and most famous work in Scandinavian history.

The Elder Edda

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141393734
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Part of a new series Legends from the Ancient North, The Elder Edda is one of the classic books that influenced JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings 'So the company of men led a careless life, All was well with them: until One ...

The Prose Edda

Author: Jesse L Byock
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014191274X
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These tales from the pagan era have proved to be among the most influential of all myths and legends, inspiring modern works as diverse as Wagner's Ring Cycle and Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

Norse Mythology

Author: John Lindow
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199839698
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Norse Mythology explores the magical myths and legends of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland and Viking-Age Greenland and outlines the way the prehistoric tales and beliefs from these regions that have remained embedded in the imagination of ...

The Poetic Edda

Author: Carolyne Larrington
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199675341
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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 Saga Of The Volsungs

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Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520951514
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The Saga of the Volsungs is an Icelandic epic of special interest to admirers of Richard Wagner, who drew heavily upon this Norse source in writing his Ring Cycle and a primary source for writers of fantasy such as J. R. R. Tolkien and ...

Norse Mythology

Author: Hamilton Wright Mabie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486420825
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A collection of stories told by the Norsemen that "tell of the birth of the world and the coming of the gods to rule over them."

The Saga Of King Hrolf Kraki

Author: Jesse L Byock
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141914092
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Depicting a world of wizards, sorceresses and 'berserker' fighters - originally members of a cult of Odin - this is a compelling tale of ancient magic.

The Poetic Edda

Author: Jackson Crawford
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781624663567
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These amazing texts from a 13th-century Icelandic manuscript are of huge historical, mythological and literary importance, containing the lion's share of information that survives today about the gods and heroes of pre-Christian ...

The Poetic Edda The Mythological Poems

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Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486139050
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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 Tolkien and other storytellers.