Saga-Book vol. 27 (2003), Viking Society for Northern Research

University College London

CONTENTS

ARTICLES:

  • TROUBLESOME CHILDREN IN THE SAGAS OF ICELANDERS. Ármann Jakobsson (5–24)
  • LOF EN EIGI HÁÐ? THE RIDDLE OF GRETTIS SAGA VERSE 14. Russell Poole (25–47)
  • WHATEVER HAPPENED TO YORK VIKING POETRY? Matthew Townend (48–90)

OBITUARY:

  • HERMANN PÁSSON (90–94)

REVIEWS:

  • ORDBOG OVER DET NORRØNE PROSASPROG. A DICTIONARY OF OLD NORSE PROSE. 2: BAN–DA. Edited by James E. Knirk, Helle Degnbol, Bent Chr. Jacobsen, Eva Rode, Christopher Sanders, Þorbjörg Helgadóttir; ONP 1–2: NØGLE // KEY. (Ian McDougall) (94–98)
  • NORSKE DIPLOM 1301–1310. Edited by Erik Simensen. (Else Mundal) (98–99)
  • RUNES AND GERMANIC LINGUISTICS.By Elmer H. Antonsen. (Michael Barnes) (100–103)
  • CORPUS OF ANGLO-SAXON STONE SCULPTURE. VI: NORTHERN YORKSHIRE. By James Lang. (James Graham-Campbell) (104–105)
  • HISTORIA NORVEGIE. Edited by Inger Ekrem and Lars Boje Mortensen. Translated by Peter Fisher. (Carl Phelpstead) (105–108)
  • SKRIFT OG HISTORIE HOS ORDERIK VITALIS. HISTORIOGRAFI SOM UDTRYK FOR 1100-TALETSRENÆSSENCE I NORMANNISK OG NORDISK SKRIFTKULTUR. By Pernille Hermann. (Elisabeth van Houts) (109–110)
  • STAÐUR Í NYJUM HEIMI: KONUNGASAGAN MORKINSKINNA. By Ármann Jakobsson. (Alison Finlay) (110–112)
  • ST BIRGITTA OF SWEDEN. By Bridget Morris. (Katrina Attwood) (112–114)
  • THE NORSEMEN IN THE VIKING AGE. By Eric Christiansen. (Jayne Carroll) (114–117)
  • BISKUPA SÖGUR III: ÁRNA SAGA BISKUP, LÁRENTÍUS SAGA BISKUPS, SÖGUÞÁTTUR JÓNS HALLDÓRSSONAR BISKUPS, BISKUPA ÆTTIR. Edited by Guðrún Ása Grímsdóttir. (Kirsten Wolf) (118–120)
  • SÖGUGERÐ LANDNÁMABÓKAR: IM ÍSLENSKA SAGNARITUM Á 12. OG 13. ÖLD. By Sveinbjörn Rafnsson. (Siân Grønlie) (120122))
  • THE CHRISTIANISATION OF ICELAND: PRIESTS, POWER, AND SOCIAL CHANGE 10001300. By Orri Vésteinsson. (Helgi Skúli Kjartansson) (123125)
  • SHIPS AND MEN IN THE LATE VIKING AGE: THE VOCABULARY OF RUNIC INSCRIPTIONS AND SKALDIC VERS. By Judith Jesch. (Matthew Townend) (125–126)
  • THE MATTER OF THE NORTH: THE RISE OF LITERARY FICTION IN THIRTEENTH-CENTURY ICELAND. By Torfi H Tulinius. Translated by Randi C. Eldevik. (Rory McTurk) (126–129)
  • THE POETIC EDDA: ESSAYS ON OLD NORSE MYTHOLOGY. Edited by Paul Acker and Carolyne Larrington. (Rory McTurk) (129–132)
  • LAWS OF EARLY ICELAND: GRÁGÁS. THE CODEX REGIUS OF GRÁGÁS WITH MATERIAL FROM OTHER MANUSCRIPTS. Translated and edited by Andrew Dennis, Peter Foote, and Richard Perkins. Volume II. (Chris Callow) (133–134)
  • THE ICELANDIC SAGAS. Translated by Magnús Magnússon. (Carolyne Larrington) (135–137)
  • ICELANDIC HISTORIES AND ROMANCES. Translated and introduced by Ralph O’Connor. (Martin Arnold) (137–139)
  • GRETTIS SAGA: DIE SAGA VON GRETTIR DEM STARKEN. Edited and translated by Hubert Seelow; SAGAS AUS OSTISLAND: DIE HRAFNKELS SAGA UND ANDERE GESCHICHTEN VON MACHT UND FEHDE. Edited and translated by Dirk Huth; ISLÄNDISCHE MÄRCHENSAGAS. BAND I: DIE SAGA VON ALI FLEKK, DIE SAGA VON VILMUND VIDUTAN, DIE SAGA VON KÖNIG FLORES UND SEINEN SÖHNEN, DIE SAGA VON REMUND DEM KAISESOHN, DIE SAGA VON SIGURD THÖGLI, DIE SAGA VON DAMUSTI. Edited by Jürg Glauser and Gert Kreutzer. Translated by Jürg Glauser, Gert Kreutzer and Herbert Wäckerlin. (Marvin Taylor) (139–142)
  • PÍSLARSAGA SÉRA JÓNS MAGNÚSSONAR. Edited by Matthías Viðar Sæmundsson. (Ruth C. Ellison) (142–147)
  • THE OLD NORSE POETIC TRANSLATIONS OF THOMAS PERCY: A NEW EDITION AND COMMENTARY. Edited by Margaret Clunies Ross. (Michael Baron) (147–150)
  • VIKING AMERICA: THE FIRST MILLENIUM. By Geraldine Barnes. (Andrew Wawn) (150–152)

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