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Lorenz Frølich

1820-1908

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Front Cover
Den Ældre Eddas Gudesange
by Karl Gjellerup

The swastika symbol features prominently in this artwork. Drawn three decades before the rise of the Nazi regime in Germany,
the swastika is used here as an ancient pagan sun-wheel without racist or anti-Semitic connotations.

 

Frontispiece: Bragi and Idun
The Principles of Translation:
Weigh, Measure, Dispute, Compare, Sift, Fathom
INTRODUCTION

Völuspá
The Völva and Niddhögg
 
The Sons of Borr raise Midgard
 
The Golden Age
 
The burning of Gullveig
 
Odin declares war with the Vanir
 
Odin consults a Völva
 
Loki and Sigyn
 
The Hall on the Nástrands
 
   
The Old One in the Ironwood and her Shepherd 
 
The Hound Garm
 
 
Heimdall blows the Gjalarhorn
The Dwarves moan before the stone-doors
 
Fenrir breaks free
 
Surt Comes from the South
And Beli's Bane (Frey) against Surt
 
 
Fenrir Swallows Odin
     
Thor Fights the Midgard Serpent
 
Thor Dying
 
Garm Howls before the Gnipa-Cave
 
"Then Comes the Mighty One"
 
Modsognir and Durin
Sol and Mani
 
All the Powers gathered
The Creation of the Dwarves
 
The Creation of Man
 
A Dwarf
 
The Norns 
 
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