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Myths, Legends, and Heros: Essays on Old Norse and Old English Literature, Anlezark, Daniel (Ed.)

Author Name    Anlezark, Daniel (Ed.)

Title   Myths, Legends, and Heros: Essays on Old Norse and Old English Literature

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   As New

Jacket Condition   As New

Edition   First Edition

Size   6.25" x 9.5"

Publisher   Toronto University of Toronto Press 2011

ISBN Number    0802099475 / 9780802099471

Seller ID   001831

First printing. Black textured binding with silver spine titling, gray endpapers. 272 pages. Bibliography. Index. ~Book is fine and unread in a fine dust jacket, now in a clear archival cover. ~~ A collection of quality critical essays from top-rank specialist-scholars of Old-Norse-Icelandic and Old English literature, which "explore the translation and transmission of Norse myth, the use of literature in society and authorial self-reflection, the place of myth in the expression of family relationships and recurrent motifs in Northern literature. The essays . . . include an examination of the theme of sibling rivalry, an analysis of Christ's unusual ride into hell as found in both Old Norse and Old English, a discussion of Beowulf's swimming prowess, and an analysis of the poetry in Snorri Sturluson's 'Edda'." Book sections: TRANSFORMING PAGANISM (3 essays); USING POETRY (3 essays); LITERARY HISTORIES (2 essays); MOTIFS AND THEMES (4 essays). Includes an extensive bibliography of primary and secondary sources.

Literature, Poetry, Criticism, history, Medieval, Iceland, Mythology

Price = 60.00 USD



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