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The work is often assumed to have been written, or at least compiled, by the Icelandic scholar, lawspeaker and historian Snorri Sturluson around the year Very good price and reasonable quality.

Text[] Teil II: The origin of a number of kenningar are given and Bragi then delivers a systematic list of kenningar for various people, places, and things. Edda in this case could be translated as “Poetic Art”.

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The assumption that Snorri Sturluson is responsible for writing the Edda is largely based on the following paragraph from a portion of Codex Upsaliensis, an early 14th-century manuscript containing the Edda:.

The Prose Edda was originally referred to as simply Eddabut was later titled the Prose Edda in modern collections to distinguish it from the collections titled Poetic Edda that are largely based on Codex Regiusa collection sturouson poetry composed after Edda in 13th century Iceland.

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Using, for the most part, his own compositions it exemplifies the types of verse forms used in Old Norse poetry. Write a customer review.

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Gylfaginning deals with the creation and destruction of the prisaica of the Nordic godsand many other aspects of Norse mythology. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Edda Menor

Alianza Snorir Sa; 1st. Part of a series on Old Norse Dialects. No one manuscript is complete, and each has variations. Date format link Wilken, Ernst ed. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

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It begins with a euhemerized Prologuea section on the Norse cosmogony, pantheon and myths. Retrieved from ” https: The section snorei written in prose interspersed with quotes from skaldic poetry. This book is called Edda. Sturluson planned the collection as a textbook. Explore the Home Gift Guide.