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Рецензія 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

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Рецензія 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

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Рецензія користувача  - laeviss - LibraryThing

If you are at all interested in Asatru or Heathenry, then this book is a must-read. Hollander's translation is a pretty good start if you can't read it in the original language. Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - paperloverevolution - LibraryThing

I've been told that most editions of The Edda of Snorri Sturluson (say it out loud, you'll love it) do not contain the 'Skaldskaparmal'. I thought this was the best part, and recommend that you find a ... Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - fundevogel - LibraryThing

The Edda is essentially a 13th century crash course in Norse mythology. At the time it was written Iceland was already Christian and the book's author penned an unintentionally humorous disclaimer in ... Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - eyja - LibraryThing

This is a fairly good translation of the Elder/Poetic Edda. It tries to recreate the feel and style of the original poetry which is commendable, but it also allows for less accurate translations ... Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - JVioland - LibraryThing

Viking/Scandinavian heroes written by someone in Iceland around 950 AD. Brutal people who ruled the Baltic and North Atlantic. Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - laeviss - LibraryThing

A must-read for anyone interested in Asatru or Heathenry. Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - krisiti - LibraryThing

The Prose Edda: Norse Mythology (Penguin Classics) (Penguin Classics) by Snorri Sturluson (2006) Читати огляд повністю

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Рецензія користувача  - eyja - LibraryThing

I feel this is a very good translation but it's missing parts! Читати огляд повністю


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