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V Lsunga Saga

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ISBN : OXFORD:300036344
Genre : Eddas
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Category: Eddas

Norr Na The Heimskringla

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ISBN : UCAL:B4983530
Genre : English literature
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The Story Of The Volsungs Volsunga Saga

Author : William Morris
ISBN : 9781473395862
Genre : Fiction
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This early work by William Morris was originally published in 1899 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. William Morris was born in London, England in 1834. Arguably best known as a textile designer, he founded a design partnership which deeply influenced the decoration of churches and homes during the early 20th century. However, he is also considered an important Romantic writer and pioneer of the modern fantasy genre, being a direct influence on authors such as J. R. R. Tolkien. As well as fiction, Morris penned poetry and essays. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Category: Fiction

The Story Of The Volsungs Volsunga Saga With Excerpts From The Poetic Edda

Author : Anonymous
ISBN : EAN:4057664155375
Genre : Fiction
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"The Story of the Volsungs (Volsunga Saga); with Excerpts from the Poetic Edda" by Anonymous (translated by William Morris, Eiríkr Magnússon). Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
Category: Fiction

The Volsunga Saga

Author : Rasmus Björn Anderson
ISBN : STANFORD:36105012381005
Genre : Electronic books
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This 1907 volume contains?The Volsunga Saga translated from the Icelandic into English. It is one of the many translations of the Norse legends published by William Morris and Eir?kr?Magn?sson.
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Cultural Contacts And Cultural Identity

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ISBN : 9783831643332
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This collection of essays by researchers from a wide area of fields, among them classical and modern literature, archeology, philosophy, linguistics, and social sciences, focusses on the theme of a continued interaction between culture and identity as well as the contact between people of different cultural backgrounds. This multilingual volume compiles essays in English and German.
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Volsunga Saga

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ISBN : OCLC:422151860
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Analecta Septentrionalia

Author : Wilhelm Heizmann
ISBN : 9783110218695
Genre : History
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Compared to other medieval philologies, the particular nature of the literature of the North, and in particular of Iceland, has always meant that the study of Old Norse languages must be interdisciplinary and rely on methodical variety. This volume, published on the occasion of the 80th birthday of the Munich old Norse scholar, Kurt Schier, contains some three dozen studies on the mythology, history of religion, literature and poetry of the North, as well as runic and onomastic studies, and so reflects the broad thematic spectrum of modern old Nordic studies.
Category: History

The Volsunga Saga One Of The Greatest Scandinavian Epics

Author : Anon.
ISBN : 1447460480
Genre : Social Science
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The Volsungasaga is a 13th century Icelandic prose rendition of the origin and decline of the Volsung clan including the story of Sigurd and Brynhild and the destruction of the Burgundians. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork."
Category: Social Science

Volsunga Saga

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ISBN : OCLC:912903638
Genre : Icelandic literature
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Category: Icelandic literature

The Saga Of The Volsungs

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ISBN : 0520232852
Genre : Literary Collections
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A trove of traditional lore, this Icelandic prose epic tells of love, jealousy, vengeance, war, and the mythic deeds of the dragonslayer, Sigurd the Volsung. The saga is of special interest to admirers of Richard Wagner, who drew heavily upon this Norse source in writing his Ring Cycle. With its magical ring acquired by the hero, and the sword to be reforged, the saga has also been a primary source for writers of fantasy such as J.R.R. Tolkien and romantics such as William Morris. Byock's comprehensive introduction explores the history, legends, and myths contained in the saga and traces the development of a narrative that reaches back to the period of the great folk migrations in Europe when the Roman Empire collapsed.
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A Companion To The Fairy Tale

Author : Hilda Roderick Ellis Davidson
ISBN : 9780859917841
Genre : Social Science
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Studies of the fairy tale describe different interpretations of the form and theories of its origin and transmission.
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Helden Und Heldensage

Author : Hermann Reichert
ISBN : UOM:39015019555575
Genre : Epic poetry
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Category: Epic poetry

Paare Und Paarungen

Author : Ulrich Müller
ISBN : UOM:39015060583641
Genre : Couples in literature
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The Volsunga Saga

Author : Jessie Laidlay Weston
ISBN : 1377465918
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
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