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"But the king's heart swells, bulging with courage in battle, where heroes sink down..." Over a period of twenty years Snorri Sturluson, scholar, courtier and poet, compiled the prose Edda as a textbook for young poets who wished to praise kings. His work surveys the content, style and metres of traditional Viking poetry and includes a lengthy poem of Snorrie's own, honoring the king of Norway. Ironically, Snorri was killed in his cellar in Iceland in 1241 on the instigation of the king of Norway, as a result of ...

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Edda
2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780530954011

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2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780530954004

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2011, Empire Books

ISBN-13: 9781619491540

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2009, BiblioLife, Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781117438931

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2009, BiblioLife

ISBN-13: 9781117438948

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1995, Everyman Paperbacks

ISBN-13: 9780460876162

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1992, Everyman Paperback Classics

ISBN-13: 9780460871853

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1987, Everyman Paperback Classics, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780460014991

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