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The Resource The prose Edda : tales from Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson ; translated by Jesse L. Byock

The prose Edda : tales from Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson ; translated by Jesse L. Byock

Label
The prose Edda : tales from Norse mythology
Title
The prose Edda
Title remainder
tales from Norse mythology
Statement of responsibility
Snorri Sturluson ; translated by Jesse L. Byock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ice
  • eng
Summary
Prose Edda was designed as a handbook for poets to compose in the style of the skalds of the Viking ages. It is an exposition of the rule of poetic diction with many examples, applications and retellings of myths and legends
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1179?-1241
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Snorri Sturluson
Dewey number
  • 839.6'1
  • 839.6'1
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Icelandic
Literary form
non fiction
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Byock, Jesse L
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  • Mythology, Norse
  • Scalds and scaldic poetry
  • Literature
Label
The prose Edda : tales from Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson ; translated by Jesse L. Byock
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9780140447552
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780140447552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The prose Edda : tales from Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson ; translated by Jesse L. Byock
Publication
Control code
9780140447552
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780140447552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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