Результати 1-5 із 13
And Harr answered: "He was then with the Rime-Giants." IV. Gangleri said: "What
was the beginning, or how began it, or what was before it ? " Harr answered : " As
is told in Voluspa: Erst was the age when nothing was: Nor sand nor sea, nor ...
But the drizzling rain that rose from the venom congealed to rime, and the rime
increased, frost over frost, each over the other, even into Ginnungagap, the ... and
thence are come the races of the Rime-Giants, as THE BEGUILING OF GYLFI 17.
and thence are come the races of the Rime-Giants, as it says in Voluspa the Less
: All the witches spring from Witolf, All the warlocks are of Willharm, And the spell-
singers spring from Swarthead; All the ogres of Ymir come. But concerning this ...
And Harry answered: "The sons of Borr slew Ymir the giant; lo, where he fell there
gushed forth so much blood out of his wounds that with it they drowned all the
race of the Rime-Giants, save that one, whom giants call Bergelmir, escaped with
Ssir; another among the Rime-Giants, in that place where aforetime was the
Yawning Void; the third stands over Niflheim, and under that root is Hvergelmir,
and Nidhoggr gnaws the root from below. But under that root which turns toward
Відгуки відвідувачів - Написати рецензію
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - JVioland - LibraryThing
Norse sagas written in Iceland around 1210 by Snorri Sturluson (I couldn't possibly have made up that name!). It records histories and traditions of the Norse people. Some material is gruesome, but then we're dealing with a people who hoped to die in battle! Читати огляд повністю
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - Michael.Rimmer - LibraryThing
I was initially surprised that I knew all of the stories in The Prose Edda, but then I realised that I've been reading adaptations of them since I was aged 10, so not all that surprising really. It ... Читати огляд повністю