The Poetic Edda

Edited with translation, introduction, and commentary by Ursula Dronke. 1969.

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In verse 53 of the Icelandic poem Völuspá (Old Norse “Prophecy of the Seeress”), the god Thor succumbs to the poison of the World Serpent immediately after dispatching his monstrous enemy.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title The Poetic Edda
Short Title Edda Sæmundar
Creator Edited with translation, introduction, and commentary by Ursula Dronke
Publication Date 1969
Call Number PT7233 .D7
Location General Collections