Poetry from the Kings" Sagas 2

[from c. 1035 to c. 1300]

Publisher: Brepols in Turnhout

Written in English
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  • Scalds and scaldic poetry,
  • Old Norse poetry -- Translations into English,
  • Scandinavia -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry,
  • Scandinavia -- History -- To 1397 -- Poetry

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Kari Ellen Gade.
GenreTranslations into English, Poetry
SeriesSkaldic poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages -- v. 2, Skaldic poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages -- v. 2.
ContributionsGade, Kari Ellen.
LC ClassificationsPT7172 .P635 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23991017M
ISBN 102503518974
ISBN 109782503518978
LC Control Number2009470862

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