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Published: 13 October 2005

272 Pages

ISBN: 9780199267323

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Skaldic Verse and the Poetics of Saga Narrative

Heather O'Donoghue

  • Illustrates the wide range of effects achieved through the interplay of prose and verse
  • Demonstrates the literary sophistication of saga authors
  • Charts the boundaries between history and fiction in saga narrative