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Eyrbyggja saga

Eyrbyggja saga

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Hermann Pálsson and Paul Edwards.
SeriesThe New saga library, "United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.UNESCO collection of representative works. Icelandic series", Frye annotated -- no. 1327, Unesco collection of representative works
ContributionsFrye, Northrop., Hermann Pálsson, 1921-, Edwards, Paul Geoffrey, 1926-1992
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT7269E5 A1 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19797838M
ISBN 10900025077

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  Eyrbyggja Saga Introduction Note on the Translation List of Characters 1. Ketil Flat-Nose 2. Bjorn is outlawed 3. Thorolf Mostur-Beard 4. Thorolf goes to Iceland 5. In the Hebrides 6. Bjorn goes to Iceland 7. Other settlers 8. Thorolf Twist-Foot 9. Desecration Terms of Settlement Thorstein Cod-Biter dies A new generation Snorri 4/5(). Eyrbyggja saga. Scott, Forrest S. Eyrbyggja saga: The Vellum Tradition (Editiones Arnamagnæanæ, A/) Copenhagen: C.A. Reitzel, Ármann Jakobsson, “Two Wise Women and their Young Apprentice: A Miscarried Magic Class.” Arkiv för nordisk filologi (), 43– Lee M. Hollander. “The Structure of Eyrbyggja saga.”.

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Eyrbyggja saga by, , Niemeyer edition, in Icelandic Eyrbyggja saga ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: ABSTRACT This dissertation examines manuscript variation in Eyrbyggja saga, one of the Íslendingasögur (sagas of Icelanders, or family sagas) set on the Snæfellsnes peninsula in western Iceland, and telling of events in the ninth, tenth and eleventh centuries.


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There's definitely more of the supernatural in the Eyrbyggja Saga than in the dozen or so others I have read. Angry ghosts, sinister omens, strange goings-on. This is the "Amityville Horror" of Medeival Literature. It's a short, quick read (the saga itself is pages, set with relatively large type.) Some passages are smooth-flowing, very /5(14).

"Eyrbyggja Saga" is one of the three "must read" saga of medieval Northern European literature (along with "Njal's Saga" and "Gisli's Saga"). I found Eyrbyggja the slowest of the three, but it does contain a fantastic ghost story involving the vengeful spirit of 4/5. There's definitely more of the supernatural in the Eyrbyggja Saga than in the dozen or so others I have read.

Angry ghosts, sinister omens, strange goings-on. This is the "Amityville Horror" of Medeival Literature. It's a short, quick read (the saga itself is pages, set with relatively large type.) Some passages are smooth-flowing, very /5(18).

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City London, England Donor bostonpubliclibrary EditionPages: McCreesh, Bernadine, "Structural Patterns in the Eyrbyggja Saga and Other Sagas of the Conversion." Medieval Scaninavia, vol.

11, (), McTurk, Rory. "Approaches to the Structure of Eyrbyggja Saga," in Sagnaskemmtun: Studies in Honor of Herman Palsson, ed. Rudolf Simek et al., Vienna: Hermann Bohlaus Nachf., Get this from a library. Eyrbyggja saga. [Hermann Pálsson; Paul Edwards;] -- An Icelandic saga that mixes realism with wild gothic imagination and history with eerie tales of hauntings.

It dramatizes a 13th century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking age to. Eyrbyggja Saga is the most "supernatural" of all of the Norse sagas. Throughout the story, the Ere-Dwellers are confronted by death and disaster, which in turn result in ghosts, eerie occurrences, and hauntings.

Eyrbyggja Saga was one of the best sources I located when developing my on-line article about Norse ghosts.5/5(5). Eyrbyggja saga (Icelandic pronunciation:) is one of the Snorri goði and Snorri the was the nephew of the hero of Gísla saga, and is also featured prominently in Njáls saga and Laxdœla r main interest of the Eyrbyggja Saga is to trace a few key families as they settled Iceland, specifically around the Snæfellsnes peninsula.

Eyrbyggja Saga (or The Saga of the People of Eyri) is an Icelandic saga that mixes realism with wild gothic imagination and history with eerie tales of hauntings. The saga was written by an anonymous writer, who describes a long standing feud between Snorri Goði and Arnkel Goði, two strong chieftains within the Norse community that settled in.

Eyrbyggja Saga Introduction Note on the Translation List of Characters. Ketil Flat-Nose 2. Bjorn is outlawed 3. Thorolf Mostur-Beard 4.

Thorolf goes to Iceland 5. In the Hebrides 6. Bjorn goes to Iceland 7. Other settlers 8. Thorolf Twist-Foot 9. Desecration Terms of Settlement Thorstein Cod-Biter dies A new generation Snorri Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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

It dramatizes a 13th century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking age to the settlement of Iceland, the coming of Christianity and the beginnings of organized society.3/5(1).

About Eyrbyggja Saga. An Icelandic saga which mixes realism with wild gothic imagination and history with eerie tales of hauntings. It dramatizes a 13th century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking age to the settlement of Iceland, the coming of Christianity and the beginnings of organized society.

Buy the Paperback Book Eyrbyggja Saga by Paul Anonymous atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. An Icelandic saga which mixes realism with wild gothic imagination and history with eerie tales of hauntings.

It dramatizes a 13th century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking. Eyrbyggja saga. [Hermann Pálsson; Paul Edwards;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hermann Pálsson; Paul Edwards.

Find more information about: ISBN: Eyrbyggja Saga, though not as epic as Njal's Saga, Egil's Saga and Laxdaela, is one of the most enjoyable of the Old Icelandic Sagas.

It has both primitive and gothic elements, such as the creepy hauntings at Fróðár River and the troubled graves of the vengeful dead. It has violent encounters with Vikings and berserks - and pervasive heroic spirit. The Eyrbyggja Saga and The Story of the Heath-Slayings book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The author of this Icelandic saga i /5(4). Eyrbyggja Saga is prominent in the great group of medieval Icelandic sagas that Magnus Magnusson has called 'historical novels - the first novels to be written in Europe.' Mixing realism with wild Gothic imagination, history with eerie tales of hauntings, it dramatizes a 13th-century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking Age to the settlement of Iceland, the Pages:   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Buy Eyrbyggja Saga (Classics) by Hermann Palsson, Hermann Palsson, Paul Edwards (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(14). Eyrbyggja Saga og Kaksdøla Saga by Verner Dahlerup. Eyrbyggja saga: Brands þáttr örva ; Eiríks saga Rauða: Grænlendinga saga, Grænlendinga þáttr by Einar Ól. Sveinsson., Islandske sagaer V, Eyrbyggja Saga, Vatnsdæla Saga by Peter P. Rohde. The Eyrbyggja Saga and The Story of the Heath-Slayings and The Story of the Heath-Slayings /5(4).

Other articles where Eyrbyggja saga is discussed: saga: Sagas of Icelanders: Eyrbyggja saga describes a complex series of feuds between several interrelated families; Hávarðar saga Ísfirðings is about an old farmer who takes revenge on his son’s killer, the local chieftain; Víga-Glúms saga tells of a ruthless chieftain who commits several killings and swears an ambiguous.'liturgical book' (taking the 'sacred nails of the language/inlaid decoration of books' to refer to an ornamented book cover).

Of these, 'Olaf' has historically been the most common and 'liturgical book', suggested by Margaret Clunies Ross, the most recent (as of ).

Occurrence in Eyrbyggja saga.There's definitely more of the supernatural in the Eyrbyggja Saga than in the dozen or so others I have read. Angry ghosts, sinister omens, strange goings-on. This is the "Amityville Horror" of Medeival Literature. It's a short, quick read (the saga itself is pages, set with relatively large type.) Some passages are smooth-flowing, very /5(12).