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The Poetic Edda: Volume II

Mythological Poems (Poetic Edda)

by Ursula Dronke

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages458
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Open LibraryOL7396220M
ISBN 100198111819
ISBN 109780198111818

The Poetic Edda, vol. II, Mythological Poems. Oxford: Clarendon. ISBN Old Norse editions. Sophus Bugge (ed.), Norrœn fornkvæði: Islandsk Samling af Oldtidsdigte om Nordens Guder og Heroer almndelig kaldet Sæmundar Edda hins fróða (Oslo: Aschehough, ): Völundarkviða, manuscript spelling. The Poetic Edda: Volume II: Mythological Poems: Mythological Poems Vol 2 Dronke Poetic Edda: : Ursula Dronke: Libros en idiomas extranjeros/5(4).

p. xxix. THE POETIC EDDA VOLUME I LAYS OF THE GODS. p. xxx p. 1. VOLUSPO. The Wise-Woman's Prophecy. INTRODUCTORY NOTE. At the beginning of the collection in the Codex Regius stands the Voluspo, the most famous and important, as it is likewise the most debated, of all the Eddic poems. Another version of it is found in a huge miscellaneous compilation of about the year , the . The Poetic Edda Volume II Mythological Poems. Oxford: Clarendon Press. Eysteinn Björnsson (ed.). Völuspá. Available online; Gunnell, Terry and Annette Lassen, eds. The Nordic Apocalypse: Approaches to Völuspa and Nordic Days of Judgement. Brepols Publishers. pages. ISBN ; McKinnell, John ().

Buy The Poetic Edda: Volume II: Mythological Poems: Mythological Poems Vol 2 (Dronke Poetic Edda) by Dronke, Ursula, Dronke, Ursula (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). This is the outstanding critical edition of Atlakvitha, Atlamal in Groenleznko, Guthrunarhvot and Hamthismal, the final four heroic poems in the Icelandic Codex Regius, more generally known as the Poetic Edda. The Codex Regius poems are notoriously difficult to translate, with numerous words not found elsewhere in the corpus.5/5(2).


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This new edition of mythological poems from the Poetic Edda takes the reader deep into the Author: Ursula Dronke. About this title This new edition of mythological poems from the Poetic Edda takes the reader deep into the imagination of the Viking poets (c AD).

Setting text and translation side by side, Dronke provides full introductions and commentaries for each of the poems. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(). This second volume of Oxford's edition of the Poetic Edda is again the product of Ursula Dronke and contains the Norse texts and English translation of five key mythological poems taken from the Eddic corpus/5.

The Poetic Edda By Lee M. Hollander Its tales of strife and death form a repository, in poetic form, of Norse mythology and heroic lore, embodying both the ethical views and the cultural life of the North during the late heathen and early Christian times.

This volume presents four of the most intricate and fascinating mythological poems of the Poetic Edda, with parallel translations and individual introductions and.

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; The Poetic Edda - Complete - Two Volumes in One edition (Aug ) Language: English. ISBN ISBN /5(15). THE POETIC EDDA VOLUME II LAYS OF THE HEROES VÖLUNDARKVITHA The Lay of Völund INTRODUCTORY NOTE.

Between the Thrymskvitha and the Alvissmol in the Codex Regius stands the was also included in the Arnamagnæan Codex, but unluckily it begins at the very end of the fragment which has been preserved, and thus only a few lines of the opening prose.

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The Poetic Edda, Volumes Scandinavian classics Scandinavian classics, nos. 21 & 22 The Poetic Edda, Henry Adams Bellows: Translated by: Henry Adams Bellows: Publisher: Princeton University Press, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. The Poetic Edda: Mythological poems. Ursula Dronke. Clarendon P., - Eddas. 0 Reviews. Volume 2 of The Poetic Edda, Ursula Dronke: Editor: Ursula Dronke: Publisher: Clarendon P., Original from.

For lovers of the Poetic Edda, this volume will be a prized possession, enabling scholars and amateur enthusiasts alike to enter with ease into the daunting world of mythological poems this is an edition of great power and potential influence from now on it is likely that most English-speaking readers of the Poetic Edda will wish to take Edda II for their authoritative of Voluspa and the other poems.

The Prose Edda by Snorri Sturluson. New York: The American-Scandinavian Foundation. Available at Google Books. Dronke, Ursula (). The Poetic Edda: Volume II: Mythological Poems. Oxford: Clarendon Press. In particular p. 18 and pp. – Eysteinn Björnsson (ed.).

Snorra-Edda: Formáli & Gylfaginning: Textar fjögurra meginhandrita. The companion volume to Dover's The Poetic Edda: The Mythological Poems, this vibrant compilation presents the heroic sagas of Scandinavia's ancient oral traditions.

These timeless legends of superhuman warriors and doomed lovers have inspired storytellers such as Richard Wagner and J. Tolkien and continue to enchant modern readers/5.

The Poetic Edda - A Book That Inspired Tolkien: With Original Illustrations (The Professor's Bookshelf) (Volume 2) by Olive Bray, W G Collingwood (Illustrator)/5(8). The Poetic Edda begins with The Seeress's Prophecy which recounts the creation of the world, and looks forward to its destruction and rebirth.

In this great collection of Norse-Icelandic mythological and heroic poetry, the exploits of gods and humans are related/5(2).The poems of the Poetic Edda form the most complete and authentic body of surviving pre-Christian Germanic religious and magical lore.

The mythological poems of the Elder Edda hold the keys to the understanding and practice of the pre-Christian religion of the Germanic peoples.

This book enables the reader to fathom the.About this Item:United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. First passed down orally through innumerable generations of minstrels before the presence of Christianity in Scandinavia, and written down eventually by unknown poets, "The Poetic Edda" is a collection of mythological and heroic Old Norse poems.