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Heimskringla Or The Lives Of The Norse Kings

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: c 500 to C 1500,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Medieval

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsErling Monsen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages828
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8062103M
    ISBN 100766186938
    ISBN 109780766186934


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FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Author: Snorri Sturluson. Contents: Snorre's Life; Snorre's Writings; The Manuscripts; Previous Translations; Character and Customs of the Nordic Races; The Origin of the Nordic Races; the Norse Kings; The Jutes, Angles and Saxons; England's Danish Kings; History of the Norse Kings: Ynglinga Saga; Halvdan the Black; Harald Hairfair; Hacon the Good; Eric's Sons; Hacon the Jarl; Olav Trygvason; St.

Olav; Magnus the. Great classic by Icelandic poet/chieftain chronicles the reigns of 16 high kings descended from the warrior-wizard god Odin. Major section on year reign of Olav II Haraldson, patron saint of Norway.

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Originally written in Old Norse, app. A.D., by the poet and historian Snorri Sturluson. English translation by Samuel Laing (London, ).

The text of this edition is based on that published as "Heimskringla: A History of the Norse Kings" (Norroena Society, London, ), except for "Ynglinga Saga", which for reasons unknown is curiously absent from the Norroena Society edition.

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Nimmo, - America. The Heimskringla, a history of the Norse kings Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to Pages:. Heimskringla is the best known of the old Norse kings' was written in Old Norse in Iceland by the poet and historian Snorri Sturluson ( – ) ca.

The name Heimskringla was first used in the 17th century, it comes from the first two words of one of the manuscripts (kringla heimsins - the circle of the world). Heimskringla is a collection of tales about the Norwegian. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Joseph Edward Zalewski Brenda Trupp's Podcast Chris Hawkes Drevilcrazyguy shares evilnews Ecrit et cultures dans l'Europe moderne AlCaponis 10x Ambassadors Experience.Kings' sagas (Icelandic: konungasögur, Norwegian: kongesagaer) are Old Norse sagas which principally tell of the lives of semi-legendary and legendary (mythological, fictional) Nordic kings, also known as saga were composed during the twelfth through the fourteenth centuries in Iceland and Norway.

Kings' sagas frequently contain episodic stories known in scholarship as þættir.