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Great translations and such beautiful poetry.
The poems retell one of the most famous stories in Norse legend--the sources are the two Eddas, the Volsunga Saga, and others--but Tolkien gives here his own version.
The poems themselves are incredible, telling an amazing story in perfectly written stanzas.
This is a series of stanzas from Norse mythology. It is incomplete as so many of Tolkien's works but this translation is excellent and Christopher Tolkien 's commentaries and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Pint-sized Bookworm
This order didn't have any tracking information but I received it I think about a week or less after ordering which is totally great in my opinion! Read morePublished 2 months ago by Morgan
Omw! Absolutely brilliant (the poetry anyway). The commentary got a bit tiresome at times, but the poems themselves made up for it big time! Also, the in-betweens weren't that bad. Read morePublished 4 months ago by atg
Got this for a class! EXCELLENT condition! Can't wait to read it! I love the class thus far! This book should be no exception! Well, one exception: exceptionally good!Published 6 months ago by Victoria_Horton
How grateful we all should be to live in an age after the great Tolkien has written his works. I am constantly amazed at the mind of a giant like J.R.R. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Badluck Bob
Great translations and such beautiful poetry. Truly a testament
To Germanic literature and oral tradition. A must read.