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Elder Edda, Anonymous
Elder Edda

Paperback $14.99 - Penguin UK
Classics - Published: 20/Nov/2013 - ISBN: 9780141393728

'Of the secrets of giants and all of the gods, I can tell the truth'

Legends from the Ancient North
The Elder Edda
The Saga of the Volsungs
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
The Wanderer: Elegies, Epics, Riddles

These are the great epic stories that inspired J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. Conjuring up a twilight world of quests, treachery, magic, evil and fellowship, they are the most ancient narratives from Northern Europe and bring us as near as we will ever get to the origins of Tolkien's Middle Earth.

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