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Bibliography of the Eddas a supplement to Bibliography of the Eddas (Islandica XIII) by JГіhann S. Hannesson

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N. Y .
Written in English


  • Eddas -- Bibliography.

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Statementby Halldór Hermannsson.
SeriesIslandica; an annual relating to Iceland and the Fiske Icelandic Collection in Cornell University Library -- v. 37, Islandica -- 37
ContributionsHermannsson, Halldór, 1878-
LC ClassificationsPT7103 .I7 v. 37
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 110 p. ;
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18794309M

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Bibliography of the Eddas (Classic Reprint) [Halldór Hermannsson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Bibliography of the Eddas The present Bibliography forms in a certain way a complement to the Bibliography of the mythical-heroic Sagas published in I may perhaps some time be in a position to add to these a bibliography of Norse Halldor Hermannsson. Aug 19,  · The Prose Edda, also known as the Younger Edda, Snorri's Edda (Icelandic: Snorra Edda) or simply Edda, is an Old Norse work of literature written in Iceland in the early 13th century. Together with the Poetic Edda, it comprises the major store of Scandinavian Snorri Sturluson. The Prose Edda, also known as the Younger Edda, Snorri's Edda (Icelandic: Snorra Edda) or, historically, simply as Edda, is an Old Norse work of literature written in Iceland during the early 13th century. The work is often assumed to have been written, or at least compiled, by the Icelandic scholar, lawspeaker, and historian Snorri Sturluson c. It is considered the fullest and most. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE EDDAS. Item # HANNESSON, Johann S. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE EDDAS. Islandica Vol. XXXVII. A Supplement to Bibliography of the Eddas (Islandica XIII) by Halldor Hermannsson.

Poetic Edda is the modern attribution for an unnamed collection of Old Norse anonymous poems, which is different from the Edda written by Snorri tomsseweranddrainserviceoh.coml versions exist, all primarily of text from the Icelandic medieval manuscript known as the Codex Codex Regius is arguably the most important extant source on Norse mythology and Germanic heroic legends. It is the third level with which this book is most concerned, for the Eddas were composed by initiates into runic mysteries. Deeper linguistic and meta-linguistic levels of meaning may be fathomed by those who work closely with the Old Norse text. The main component of this book is a facing page translation. This is actually a reprinting of a famous book called Myths of the Norsemen written in by historian Helen A. Guerber, who was an expert on Germanic mythology. I bought it at a book store and found the contents to be just as beautiful as its cover/5. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

Other articles where Prose Edda is discussed: elf: In the Prose, or Younger, Edda, elves were classified as light elves (who were fair) and dark elves (who were darker than pitch); these classifications are roughly equivalent to the Scottish seelie court and unseelie court. The notable characteristics of elves were mischief and volatility. They were. The group's purpose was to read through the medieval Icelandic saga literature and the Eddas. When this task was done the group as such disbanded, but Tolkien and Lewis carried on meeting concerning their mutual interests in the somewhat different context of the Inklings. Bibliography / Proza-edda (snorri sturluson) / History and criticism / Old norse literature / Old norse language--grammar / Manuscripts, old norse / Eddas / Scalds and scaldic poetry / Mythology, norse. The D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths by Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire. If you’re a parent looking for a book on Norse mythology for your child, The D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths is easily the best book on Norse mythology for children. There’s not even a close second.