Meeting the Other in Norse Myth and Legend

Meeting the Other in Norse Myth and Legend

by John McKinnell
     
 

Close examination of the significant theme of other-worldly encounters in Norse myth and legend, including giantesses, monsters and the Dead.See more details below

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Close examination of the significant theme of other-worldly encounters in Norse myth and legend, including giantesses, monsters and the Dead.

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An inspiring and readable study (.) invaluable for anyone working in the field of Old Norse studies. SAGA-BOOKA very useful and thought-provoking book. SPECULUM Thorough and impressive. (...) Gives thoughtful and precise readings of the Old Norse texts. JOURNAL OF ENGLISH AND GERMANIC PHILOLOGY

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781843840428
Publisher:
Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date:
05/15/2005
Pages:
302
Product dimensions:
0.69(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)

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