The Poetic Edda: The Heroic Poems
Henry Adams Bellows
The companion volume to Dover ‘The Poetic Edda: The Mythological Poems, this vibrant compilation presents the heroic sagas of
Scandinavia ‘ancient oral traditions. These timeless legends of superhuman warriors and doomed lovers have inspired storytellers such as Richard Wagner and J. R. R. Tolkien and continue to enchant modern readers.