Sagas of Warrior-poets

Sagas of Warrior-poets

By: Leifur Eiricksson (author), Diana Whaley (editor)Paperback

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Kormak's Saga, The Saga of Hallfred Troublesome-Poet, The Saga of Gunnlaug Serpent-Tongue, The Saga of Bjorn, Champion of the Hitardal People, Viglund's Saga Set in the farmsteads of Viking age Iceland at a time when the old ethos of honour and heroic adventure merged with new ideas of romantic infatuation, each of these sagas features poet heroes, complex love triangles, and travels to foreign lands.

About Author

Diana Whaley is a Reader in Medieval Studies at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne. Translators: Diana Whaley, Rory McTurk, Katrina Attwood, Alison Finlay, Marianne Kalinke

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780140447712
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9780140447712
  • weight: 277
  • ISBN10: 0140447717
  • translations: Icelandic
  • language of text: English

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