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V. Gangleri asked : " How were things wrought, ere the races were and the tribes
of men increased ? " Then said Harr: "The streams called Ice-waves, those which
were so long come from the fountain-heads that the yeasty venom upon them ...
There is one abode called Hlidskjalf, and when Allfather sat in the high- seat
there, he looked out over the whole world and saw every man's acts, and knew
all things which he saw. His wife was called Frigg daughter of Fjorgvinn ; and of
... for that water is so holy that all things which come there into the well become
as white as the film which lies within the egg-shell, — as is here said : I know an
Ash standing called Yggdrasill, A high tree sprinkled with snow-white clay;
Then said Thridi : >tt3din is highest and eld£St_£>f the_iEsir; J}e rules all things^.
and jnighty as aJ£_£!?!LS,J^er-€9ds> they. all serve.hjr&jis children obey a
father. FjriggJ&Jlis- wife, and she knows all the fatesof fnen^-tfebugh she speaks
He has a second costly things/best of all : the girdle of might; and when he clasps
it about him,. 1 Plains of strength. * From the flashing of light (craving.). 'According
to Cleasby-Vigfiisson, a popular etymology. " Oku is not to be derived from aka ...
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LibraryThing ReviewРецензія 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
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - lidaskoteina - LibraryThing
prior to reading notes in this vol I hadn't realized that some of the "mythical" material reflects actual people/events with independent attestations (Atli=Attila etc) utterly fascinating Читати огляд повністю