The Poetic Edda: Essays on Old Norse Mythology

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Paul Acker, Carolyne Larrington
Routledge, 8. feb. 2002 - 300 sider
First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Poetic Edda

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I just got this in the mail; I haven't had a chance to read it or even thumb through it yet, but I'm excited about the extra material. The genealogies seem useful. However, the item shipped was NOT hardcover, as i expected. Les hele vurderingen

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Brukerevaluering  - Abi - Goodreads

I didn't like how she translated names. Magic-elf sounds shit compared to Gandalf, and it's really fun the first time you realise how much stuff Tolkien lifted from Norse mythology. Larrington steals ... Les hele vurderingen

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1 The Founding of Migarr Vǫlusp 18 tr Paul Acker
1
2 Gunnlǫ and the Precious Mead tr Katrina Attwood Hvaml
27
Cosmic History Cosmic Geography
59
Skrnisml 31 68 and OE Metrical Charm 9 1617
79
5 Hrbarslj as Generic Farce
95
6 ϸorrs Fishing Expedition Hymiskvia tr Kirsten Williams
119
A Reevaluation
139
8 Lokis Mythological Function in the Tripartite System Lokasenna
159
10 The Context of Vǫlundarkvia
195
11 Dwarflore in Alvssml
213
Some Medieval Christian Analogues
229
Vlusp Baldrs draumar and Hyndlulj
245
General Bibliography
275
Contributors
279
Index
283
Opphavsrett

9 Reading ϸrymskvia
177

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Om forfatteren (2002)

Paul Acker is Professor of English at Saint Louis University, where he teaches Old English, Old Icelandic, and History of the English Language.

Carolyne Larrington is Fellow and Tutor in Medieval English Language and Literature at St John’s College, Oxford.

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