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Product Description: "The poems of the Poetic Edda have waited a long time for a Modern English translation that would do them justice. Here it is at last (Odin be praised!) and well worth the wait. These amazing texts from a 13th-century Icelandic manuscript are of huge historical, mythological and literary importance, containing the lion's share of information that survives today about the gods and heroes of pre-Christian Scandinavians, their unique vision of the beginning and end of the world, etc...read more
By Jackson Crawford (editor)

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9781624663574 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 15, 2015, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: "The poems of the Poetic Edda have waited a long time for a Modern English translation that would do them justice.

Paperback:

9781624663567 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 5, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "The poems of the Poetic Edda have waited a long time for a Modern English translation that would do them justice.

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Product Description: Compiled by an unknown scribe in Iceland around 1270, and based on sources dating back centuries earlier, these mythological and heroic poems tell of gods and mortals from an ancient era: the giant-slaying Thor, the doomed Völsung family, the Hel-ride of Brynhild and the cruelty of Atli the Hun...read more
By Andy Orchard (trans)

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9780140435856 | 1 edition (Penguin Classics, July 26, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Compiled by an unknown scribe in Iceland around 1270, and based on sources dating back centuries earlier, these mythological and heroic poems tell of gods and mortals from an ancient era: the giant-slaying Thor, the doomed Völsung family, the Hel-ride of Brynhild and the cruelty of Atli the Hun.

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Product Description: First published in 1923, this volume provides the entire text of the Hávamál in the original Old Norse, together with a facing-page English translation. At the time of publication, the poem had only been made available within editions of the Poetic Edda or still larger collections...read more

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9781107679764 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2011), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: First published in 1923, this volume provides the entire text of the Hávamál in the original Old Norse, together with a facing-page English translation.

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9780903521208 | Gardners Books, December 19, 1987, cover price $6.45

Product Description: “The son of Earth, with swelling heart, Drove forth unto the play of swords, And Moon’s path rumbled beneath him. Before him blazed all the realms of space . . .” Translated and introduced by Olive Bray, and illustrated by W...read more
By Olive Bray (editor)

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9780404600129 | Reprint edition (Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1908), cover price $68.75 | About this edition: “The son of Earth, with swelling heart, Drove forth unto the play of swords, And Moon’s path rumbled beneath him.

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