The Poetic Edda: The Mythological Poems
Format: Print Length
Publisher: Dover Publications (March 8, 2012)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.1 MB
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The vibrant Old Norse poems in this 13th-century collection recapture the ancient oral traditions of the Norsemen. These mythological poems include the Voluspo, one of the broadest literary conceptions of the world's creation and ultimate destruction; the Lokasenna, a comedy bursting with vivid characterizations; and more.