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7 edition of Cassell"s Dictionary of Norse Myth & Legend found in the catalog.

Cassell"s Dictionary of Norse Myth & Legend

by Andrew Orchard

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Norse religion,
  • Reference works,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Sociology,
  • New Age,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Mythology,
  • Fiction / Folklore,
  • REFERENCE - Portable Professor,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCassell Reference
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9864618M
    ISBN 100304363855
    ISBN 109780304363858

      Buy a cheap copy of Dictionary of Norse Myth and Legend book by Andy Orchard. The Scandanavian imagination inspires our culture in hundreds of ways, from our words for days and months to customs common in most of our holidays to Cited by: Dictionary of Norse myth and legend. This is an A-Z guide to the mythology of the Vikings, with over articles covering myths, gods and goddesses, giants, dwarves, elves and other supernatural creatures. It aims to provide an insight into a folklore tradition which has inspired talents as diverse as Wagner and Tolkien.

    Vafþrúðnir (Old Norse "mighty weaver") is a wise jötunn in Norse name comes from Vaf, which means weave or entangle, and thrudnir, which means strong or interpret it to mean “mighty in riddles”. It may be anglicized Vafthruthnir or the Poetic Edda poem Vafþrúðnismál, Vafþrúðnir acts as (the disguised) Odin's host and . Books about Norse mythology. Sagas of the Icelanders is a pretty comprehensive book and an easier than scholarly text read A great dictionary/listing of Viking myths can be found in Cassell's Dictionary of Norse Myth & Legend.

    Norse Mythology: A Guide to the Gods, Heroes, Rituals, and Beliefs (Oxford University Press) ISBN Orchard, Andy (). Dictionary of Norse Myth and Legend (Cassell) ISBN Norse Mythology: A Guide to the Gods, Heroes, Rituals, and Beliefs, by John Lindow; Cassell's Dictionary of Norse Myth & Legend, by Andy Orchard; A Dictionary of Northern Mythology, by Rudolf Simek; Gods and Myths of Northern Europe, by Hilda Roderick Ellis Davidson.


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