Old Norse literature: Old Icelandic and Old Norwegian

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The Vinland Sagas: The Norse Discovery of America

The Vinland Sagas

The Norse Discovery of America

Penguin Books Ltd (1973)
US$14.09

One of the most arresting stories in the history of exploration, these two Icelandic sagas tell of...

The Cambridge Introduction to the Old Norse-Icelandic Saga
Cambridge University Press (2010)
US$26.00

This book guides students through the texts and contexts of the medieval Scandinavian saga.

A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture

This major survey of Old Norse-Icelandic literature and culture demonstrates the remarkable...

From Romanticism to Critical Theory: The Philosophy of German Literary Theory

From Romanticism to Critical Theory

The Philosophy of German Literary Theory

Taylor and Francis (1996)
US$39.03

From Romanticism to Critical Theory explores the philosophical origins of literary theory via the...

Hrafnkel's Saga and Other Icelandic Stories
Penguin Books Ltd (2005)
US$15.50

Written around the thirteenth century AD by Icelandic monks, the seven tales collected here offer a...

The Saga of the Volsungs: The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer

The Saga of the Volsungs

The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer

University of California Press (2012)
US$21.95

The Saga of the Volsungs is an Icelandic epic of special interest to admirers of Richard Wagner,...

Old Norse-Icelandic Literature: A Short Introduction

From runic inscriptions to sagas, this book introduces readers to the colourful world of Old...

The Cold Counsel: The Women in Old Norse Literature and Myth

The Cold Counsel

The Women in Old Norse Literature and Myth

Taylor and Francis (2013)
US$47.85

Cold Counsel is the only collection devoted to the place of women in Old Norse literature and...

Eyrbyggja Saga
Penguin Books Ltd (2006)
US$18.32

An Icelandic saga which mixes realism with wild gothic imagination and history with eerie tales of...

Skaldic Verse and the Poetics of Saga Narrative
OUP Oxford (2005)
US$139.49

Skaldic Verse and the Poetics of Saga Narrative is a detailed reading of a series of sophisticated...