The Saga Of The Volsungs

Author: Jesse L. Byock
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780141393681
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' Legends from the Ancient North Beowulf The Elder Edda The Saga of the Volsungs Sir Gawain and the Green Knight The Wanderer- Elegies, Epics, Riddles These are the great epic stories that inspired J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the ...

The Saga Of King Hrolf Kraki

Author: Jesse L Byock
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141914092
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Depicting a world of wizards, sorceresses and 'berserker' fighters - originally members of a cult of Odin - this is a compelling tale of ancient magic.

The Saga Of Grettir The Strong

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141937920
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A mesmerising combination of pagan ideals and Christian faith, this is a profoundly moving conclusion to the Golden Age of the saga writing.

Hrafnkel S Saga And Other Icelandic Stories

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141961422
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These fascinating tales deal with powerful human emotions, suffering and dignity at a time of profound transition, when traditional ideals were gradually yielding to a more peaceful pastoral lifestyle.

Grettir S Saga

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Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019280152X
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Among the most famous and widely read of Iceland's sagas, this new translation features extensive illustrative material to elucidate the story.

The Saga Of The Jomsvikings

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Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292788746
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In A.D. 986, Earl Hákon, ruler of most of Norway, won a triumphant victory over an invading fleet of Danes in the great naval battle of Hjórunga Bay.

Seven Viking Romances

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141966807
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These are among the most outrageous, delightful and exhilarating tales in all Icelandic literature.