Coupon
The Prose Edda : Norse Mythology
by Snorri Sturluson and Rasmus B. Anderson


Overview - "The Prose Edda," or "Younger Edda," is a classic collection of Norse myths of the Icelandic people. Widely considered as compiled by Icelandic scholar and historian Snorri Sturluson around the year 1220, "The Prose Edda" contains a euhemerized Prologue followed by three tales: the 'Gylfaginning', the story of the creation and destruction of the world of the Norse gods; the 'Skaldskaparmal', consists of a dialogue between AEgir, a god associated with the sea, and Bragi, a skaldic god; and the 'Hattatal', a collection of Old Norse poetry including original compositions by Snorri Sturluson.  Read more...

 
In Stock.

This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 4 copies from $9.60
 
eBook
Retail Price: $10.97
$8.43

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

Download

This item is available only to U.S. and Canada billing addresses.
 
 
 
 

More About The Prose Edda by Snorri Sturluson; Rasmus B. Anderson
 
 
 
Overview
"The Prose Edda," or "Younger Edda," is a classic collection of Norse myths of the Icelandic people. Widely considered as compiled by Icelandic scholar and historian Snorri Sturluson around the year 1220, "The Prose Edda" contains a euhemerized Prologue followed by three tales: the 'Gylfaginning', the story of the creation and destruction of the world of the Norse gods; the 'Skaldskaparmal', consists of a dialogue between AEgir, a god associated with the sea, and Bragi, a skaldic god; and the 'Hattatal', a collection of Old Norse poetry including original compositions by Snorri Sturluson. This classic collection of Old Norse myths is one of the most important of the Icelandic eddas and a must read for fans and scholars of Norse mythology."


This item is Non-Returnable.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781420934601
  • ISBN-10: 1420934600
  • Publisher: Digireads.com
  • Publish Date: January 2010
  • Page Count: 136
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.32 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.46 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Fiction > Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology

 
BAM Customer Reviews