The Prose Edda by Snorri Sturluson

The Prose Edda by Snorri Sturluson

by Snorri Sturluson
     
 
The PROSE EDDA is a collection of Norse mythology and epic poetry written by Snorri Sturluson, the author of the HEIMSKRINGLA. The PROSE EDDA consists of the Gylfaginning ("the fooling of Gylfi"), a collection of Norse mythology, and the Skáldskaparmál, a book of poetic language used by Norse poets. This ebook is DRM free and includes an active table

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The PROSE EDDA is a collection of Norse mythology and epic poetry written by Snorri Sturluson, the author of the HEIMSKRINGLA. The PROSE EDDA consists of the Gylfaginning ("the fooling of Gylfi"), a collection of Norse mythology, and the Skáldskaparmál, a book of poetic language used by Norse poets. This ebook is DRM free and includes an active table of contents for easy navigation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013813472
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
12/07/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
313,439
File size:
262 KB

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Meet the Author

Snorri Sturluson (c. 1179-1241) was an Icelandic poet, historian, and lawspeaker of the Althing. Born to a wealthy and powerful family, Snorri inherited a significant amount of property and became known as a poet. In 1215 he was elected lawspeaker of the Althing, the Icelandic parliament, and office he held twice for a number of years. He journeyed to Norway twice, becoming a friend and jarl of king Hakon.

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