The Poetic Edda: Volume II: Mythological Poems

The Poetic Edda: Volume II: Mythological Poems

by Oxford University Press, USA
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198111819

ISBN-13: 9780198111818

Pub. Date: 05/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This new edition of mythological poems from the Poetic Edda takes the reader deep into the imagination of the Viking poets (c.1000 AD). Setting text and translation side by side, Dronke provides full introductions and commentaries for each of the poems.  See more details below

Overview

This new edition of mythological poems from the Poetic Edda takes the reader deep into the imagination of the Viking poets (c.1000 AD). Setting text and translation side by side, Dronke provides full introductions and commentaries for each of the poems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198111818
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1997
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
The Manuscripts
The Printed Text
Abbreviations
Voluspá
Rigspula
Volundarkvida
Lokasenna
Skirnismál
all five poems divided into Contents, Text and Translation, Introduction, Commentary on the Text; Voluspá also featuring an Appendix: Baldrs Draumar Text, Translation, and Commentary; Volundarkvida also featuring an Index of Personal Names
Bibliography

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