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The Younger Edda, also known as Snorre's Edda, or the Prose Edda, is a collection of Old Norse poems preserved by Snorri Sturluson (1179-1241). The Prose Edda forms the basis of what the world knows as Norse mythology, and contains legends of the...sob encomenda
The wellspring of modern knowledge of Norse mythology, these ancient legends of gods and heroes were created to preserve the narrative style of the Viking sagas from European influence.
The Prose Edda
The novel is a retelling of the story of the legendary 6th century Danish king Hrolf Kraki. The king Halfdan is murdered and his position usurped by his brother Frodhi. Halfdan'apos;s young sons Helgi and Hroar go into hiding to escape his fate,...
Excerpt from The Sagas of Olaf Tryggvason and of Harald the Tyrant (Harald Haardraade) Should be, resorted they to big words and threats o violence, I Iand bore themselves wrathfully. Then did a thrall spring for ward whose name was Bristle, and...sob encomenda
Excerpt from The Heimskringla, or Chronicle of the Kings of Norway, Vol. 1 of 3: Translated From the Icelandic The translator can lay claim to no considerable know ledge of or great familiarity with the Icelandic. To get at the meaning and spirit of...sob encomenda
Oskarsdottir,Svanhildur; Sturluson,Snorri; Scudder,Bernard; Oskarsdottir,Svanhildur(947506)
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the...
pubOne.info thank you for your continued support and wish to present you this new edition. TRANSCRIBER'S NOTE: The 'Heimskringla' of Snorri Sturlason is a collection of sagas concerning the various rulers of Norway, from about A. D. 850 to the year...
Beginning with the dim prehistory of the mythical gods and their descendants, Heimskringla recounts the history of the kings of Norway through the reign of Olaf Haraldsson, who became Norway's patron saint. Once found in most homes and schools and...