THE VIKING SOCIETY FOR NORTHERN RESEARCH

Saga-Book 30 (2006)

 

CONTENTS

ARTICLES

AT SMYRJA KONUNGS TIL VELDIS: ROYAL LEGITIMATION IN SNORRI
STURLUSON’S MAGNÚS SAGA ERLINGSSONAR. Kevin J. Wanner.  (5-38)

GOLDEN AGES AND FISHING GROUNDS: THE EMERGENT PAST IN THE
ÍSLENDINGASÖGUR. Slavica Rankovic´.  (39-64)

GRETTISFÆRSLA: THE HANDING ON OF GRETTIR. Kate Heslop.  (65-94)

STEFÁN KARLSSON.  (95-97)

JOAN TURVILLE-PETRE.  (98-100)


REVIEWS

ATLANTIC CONNECTIONS AND ADAPTATIONS. ECONOMIES, ENVIRONMENTS AND
SUBSISTENCE IN LANDS BORDERING THE NORTH ATLANTIC. Edited by Rupert
A. Housley and Geraint Coles. (Guðrún Sveinbjarnardóttir) ...

LAND, SEA AND HOME. Edited by John Hines, Alan Lane and Mark
Redknap. (Christopher D. Morris) ...............................................

NORWEGIAN RUNES AND RUNIC INSCRIPTIONS. By Terje Spurkland.
Translated by Betsy van der Hoek. (Clive Tolley) ....................

‘HE DROWNED IN HOLMR’S SEA — HIS CARGO-SHIP DRIFTED TO THE SEA-BOTTOM,
ONLY THREE CAME OUT ALIVE.’ RECORDS AND REPRESENTATIONS OF
BALTIC TRAFFIC IN THE VIKING AGE AND THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES IN
EARLY NORDIC SOURCES. By Kristel Zilmer. (John Hines) ..............

VIKING EMPIRES. By Angelo Forte, Richard Oram and Frederik
Pedersen. (Patricia Pires Boulhosa) .............................................

SKANDINAVISCH-SCHOTTISCHE SPRACHBEZIEHUNGEN IM MITTELALTER: DER
ALTNORDISCHE LEHNEINFLUß. By Susanne Kries. (Arne Kruse) .....

PAPERS ON SCANDINAVIAN AND GERMANIC CULTURE, PUBLISHED IN HONOUR
OF MICHAEL BARNES ON HIS SIXTY-FIFTH BIRTHDAY 28 JUNE
2005. Edited by H. F. Nielsen. (Paul Bibire) ..............................

ICELANDERS AND THE KINGS OF NORWAY. MEDIEVAL SAGAS AND LEGAL
TEXTS. By Patricia Pires Boulhosa. (Sverrir Jakobsson) .............

LITERACY IN MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN SCANDINAVIA. Edited by
Pernille Hermann. (Matthew Townend) .....................................

THE DEVELOPMENT OF FLATEYJARBÓK. ICELAND AND THE NORWEGIAN DYNASTIC
CRISIS OF 1389. By Elizabeth Ashman Rowe. (Ármann
Jakobsson) .........................................................................................

SKÁLDIÐ Í SKRIFTINNI. SNORRI STURLUSON OG EGILS SAGA. By Torfi H.
Tulinius. (Margaret Clunies Ross) ..............................................

ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND IN ICELANDIC MEDIEVAL TEXTS. By Magnús
Fjalldal. (Richard Dance) ..............................................................

FORNALDARSAGORNAS STRUKTUR OCH IDEOLOGI. HANDLINGAR FRÅN ETT
SYMPOSIUM I UPPSALA 31.8–2.9 2001. Edited by Ármann
Jakobsson, Annette Lassen and Agnete Ney. (Elizabeth
Ashman Rowe) .............................................................................

KOMMENTAR ZU DEN LIEDERN DER EDDA 4: HELDENLIEDER. By Klaus von
See, Beatrice La Farge, Wolfgang Gerhold, Debora Dusse, Eve
Picard and Katja Schulz. (Carolyne Larrington) .....................

GESCHICHTE DER ALTNORDISCHEN LITERATUR. By Heiko Uecke.
(Marvin Taylor) ..........................................................................

CHAUCER AND THE NORSE AND CELTIC WORLDS. By Rory McTurk.
(William Sayers) ...........................................................................

ANDERS SØRENSEN VEDELS FILOLOGISKE ARBEJDER. By Marita Akhøj
Nielsen. (Michael Barnes) .............................................................

LJÓÐMÆLI 3: RÍMUR. By HALLGRÍMUR PÉTURSSON. Edited by Margrét
Eggertsdóttir, Kristján Eiríksson and Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir;
BAROKKMEISTARINN. LIST OG LÆRDÓMUR Í VERKUM HALLGRÍMS
PÉTURSSONAR. By Margrét Eggertsdóttir. (Silvia Cosimini) ...