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D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths, by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'aulaire ; preface by Michael Chabon

Label
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths
Title
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths
Statement of responsibility
by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'aulaire ; preface by Michael Chabon
Title variation
Book of Norse myths
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the Aesir gods and goddesses, beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the day of reckoning
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1904-1980
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D'Aulaire, Ingri
Dewey number
293/.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL860
LC item number
.D355 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1898-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin
Series statement
New York Review children's collection
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  • Gods, Norse
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Giants
Target audience
juvenile
Label
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths, by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'aulaire ; preface by Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Norse gods and giants. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1967
  • Includes index
Contents
The first gods and giants -- The creation of the world -- The creation of man -- Yggdrasil, the world tree -- Asgard and the aesir gods -- Odin, the all-father -- Thor, the thunder-god -- Loki, the god of the jotun race -- Sifs golden hair -- Loki's monstrous brood -- Balder, the god of light -- Heimdall, the watchman of asgard -- Njord, frey and freya -- Bragi, god of poetry -- Odin's eight-legged steed -- The valkyries and valhalla -- Frigg and the goddesses -- Freya's wonderful necklace -- Idunn's apples of youth -- Skade, the ski-goddess -- Frey and gerd, the jotun maiden -- The theft of thor's hammer -- Thor and the jotun geirrod -- Thor and the jotun utgardsloki -- Thor and the jotun rungnir -- Thor and the jotun aegir -- The death of balder -- Loki's punishment -- Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods -- A new world
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xiii, 154 p.
Isbn
9781590171257
Lccn
2004029214
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57311921
  • (OCoLC)57311921
Label
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths, by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'aulaire ; preface by Michael Chabon
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Norse gods and giants. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1967
  • Includes index
Contents
The first gods and giants -- The creation of the world -- The creation of man -- Yggdrasil, the world tree -- Asgard and the aesir gods -- Odin, the all-father -- Thor, the thunder-god -- Loki, the god of the jotun race -- Sifs golden hair -- Loki's monstrous brood -- Balder, the god of light -- Heimdall, the watchman of asgard -- Njord, frey and freya -- Bragi, god of poetry -- Odin's eight-legged steed -- The valkyries and valhalla -- Frigg and the goddesses -- Freya's wonderful necklace -- Idunn's apples of youth -- Skade, the ski-goddess -- Frey and gerd, the jotun maiden -- The theft of thor's hammer -- Thor and the jotun geirrod -- Thor and the jotun utgardsloki -- Thor and the jotun rungnir -- Thor and the jotun aegir -- The death of balder -- Loki's punishment -- Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods -- A new world
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xiii, 154 p.
Isbn
9781590171257
Lccn
2004029214
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57311921
  • (OCoLC)57311921

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