THE VIKING SOCIETY FOR NORTHERN RESEARCH

Saga-Book 31 (2007)

 

CONTENTS

 

ARTICLES:

HRÓLFS SAGA KRAKA AND SÁMI BEAR RITES. Clive Tolley.  (5-21)

HAUKSBÓK AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN ICELANDIC WORLD VIEW.
Sverrir Jakobsson.  (22-38)

THE IRONIES IN CARDINAL WILLIAM OF SABINA'S SUPPOSED PRONOUNCEMENT
ON ICELANDIC INDEPENDENCE. David Ashurst.  (39-45)

THE VIKING MIND OR IN PURSUIT OF THE VIKING. ANTHONY FAULKES.  (46-83)


REVIEWS

RUNES AND THEIR SECRETS. STUDIES IN RUNOLOGY. Edited by
Marie Stoklund, Michael Lerche Nielsen, Bente Holmberg
and Gillian Fellows-Jensen; THE SCANDINAVIAN RUNIC INSCRIPTIONS
OF BRITAIN. By Michael P. Barnes and R. I. Page. (Katherine
Holman) ...........................................................................................

VIKING CLOTHING. By Thor Ewing. (Anna Zanchi) .............................

THE VIKINGS. CULTURE AND CONQUEST. By Martin Arnold. (Christopher
Abram) ..............................................................................................

KOMMENTAR ZU DEN LIEDERN DER EDDA 3: GÖTTERLIEDER. By Klaus von
See, Beatrice La Farge, Eve Picard and Katja Schulz. (John
McKinnell) ......................................................................................

KOMMENTAR ZU DEN LIEDERN DER EDDA 5: HELDENLIEDER. By Klaus von
See, Beatrice La Farge, Wolfgang Gerhold, Eve Picard and
Katja Schulz. (Carolyne Larrington) ...........................................

A HISTORY OF OLD NORSE POETRY AND POETICS. By Margaret Clunies
Ross. (Heather O'Donoghue) ........................................................

SKALDIC VERSE AND THE POETICS OF SAGA NARRATIVE. By Heather
O'Donoghue. (Kate Heslop) .........................................................

MEETING THE OTHER IN OLD NORSE MYTH AND LEGEND. By John McKinnell.
(Terry Gunnell) ...............................................................................

THE GROWTH OF THE MEDIEVAL ICELANDIC SAGAS (1180-1280). By
Theodore M. Andersson. (Jamie Cochrane) ...............................

OEDIPUS BOREALIS. THE ABERRANT BODY IN OLD ICELANDIC MYTH AND
SAGA. By Lois Bragg. (David Ashurst) .....................................

LES AMOURS DU POÈTE. POÉSIE ET BIOGRAPHIE DANS LA LITTÉRATURE DU
XIIIE SIÈCLE. By Daniel Lacroix. (Alison Finlay) ..................

EIGI EINHAMR. BEITRÄGE ZUM WELTBILD DER EYRBYGGJA UND ANDERER
ISLÄNDERSAGAS. By Klaus Böldl. (Elín Bára Magnússdóttir) .....

ÓLAFS SÖGUR TRYGGVASONAR. UM GERÐIR ÞEIRRA, HEIMILDIR OG HÖFUNDA.
By Sveinbjörn Rafnsson. (Elizabeth Ashman Rowe) ..............

ST OSWALD OF NORTHUMBRIA. CONTINENTAL METAMORPHOSES. WITH AN
EDITION AND TRANSLATION OF ÓSVALDS SAGA AND VAN SUNTE OSWALDO
DEME KONNINGHE. By MARIANNE KALINKE. (Chiara Benati) ............