Corpus poeticum boreale: The poetry of the old northern tongue from the earliest times to the thirteenth century Edited, classified and translated with introduction. The mere reading of the manuscripts requires a long and special training, for in addition to the • Corpus Poeticum Bo.-cale: Out Poetry of the Old Northern. Excerpt from Corpus Poeticum Boreale the Poetry of the Old Northern Tongue, Vol. 1: From the Earliest Times to the Thirteenth Century Edited Classified and.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. In the arna-magnaean Collection, a pooeticum congeries of all kinds of documents bearing on the subject, memoranda, letters, vellums, fragments of vellums, and paper-copies of vellums, there exists ample material for getting at some notion of the true state of the case. On the whole, his special knowledge and critical penetration have achieved most valuable results.

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Jonathan Reed marked it as to-read Aug 14, Trampas Jones marked it as to-read Apr 13, The earliest of these, belonging to the tenth century, are the Shield Songs, mythical as to incident, and dedicated to a king or patron.


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Return to Book Page. In like manner, the classification of the Eddie lays adopted in this work is pretty fully discussed, and although open to endless dispute at most points, fairly corpis itself as a reasonably probable working arrangement. His boldness of method is unquestionably the safest course, although in weaker hands it would prove surely disastrous, and in some cases there will be not a little hesitation in accepting even his “absolutely certain” emendations.

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The role of mere chance, however, is apt to be overlooked in all such oases; and after Nets could entitle the Lex Romana of the Burgundians Responsa Papiani, anything in this kind is possible. Read more Read less. Whether the poems attributed to “the Helgi poet,” “the Ballad poet,” the “Norse Aristophanes of the Western Isles,” and so forth, were really written by particular individuals, as suggested, may be debated at any length, and with as much plausibility, as the authorship of the Iliad and the Odyssey.


Vigfasson pro- poses a new explanation of the name, identifying it with “Earth” Ertha. In two large, well-filled volumes, they have collected, edited, classified, translated, anno- tated, and otherwise elucidated, the poetry of “the Old Northern Tongue,” from the earliest times down to the thirteenth century. Be the first to review corpuus item Amazon Best Poehicum Rank: Sepulchre’s Cemetery, Oxford, on the 3rd of February, In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chosen to reproduce this title even though it boreake possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark codpus and other reproduct This scarce antiquarian book is included in borealle special Legacy Reprint Series.

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