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  • Title: Norse Romance I: The Tristan Legend
  • Author: Marianne E. Kalinke
  • ISBN: 9780859915526
  • Page: 317
  • Format: Hardcover

  • This three volume set of editions and translations celebrates the literary and cultural connections between the Nordic countries and France that helped to bring Tristan and the Arthurian romances northward thus the entire set of texts can be read as a study in Norse literary patronage, of literary renewal and transformation A major contribution, not only to the Old NThis three volume set of editions and translations celebrates the literary and cultural connections between the Nordic countries and France that helped to bring Tristan and the Arthurian romances northward thus the entire set of texts can be read as a study in Norse literary patronage, of literary renewal and transformation A major contribution, not only to the Old Norse field, but to the broader world of medieval literature and culture Norse Romance will endure for years to come SPECULUM Norse Romances comprises a three volume set, making available for the first time critical editions and translations of important medieval Arthurian texts from Iceland, Norway and Sweden, under the general editorship of Marianne Kalinke This volume is devoted to the Tristan legend It contains Geitarlauf and Janual, Old Norse translations of the French lais Lanval and Chevrefeuil Tristrams saga ok Isondar, Brother Thomas s Old Norse translationof Thomas s Tristan, dated 1226 and commissioned by King Hakon Hakonarson the Old of Norway Tristrams kvaedi, a fourteenth century Icelandic Tristan ballad and the Saga af Tristram ok Isodd, a fourteenth century Icelandic version of the Old Norse Tristrams saga ok Isondar The translators are ROBERT COOK, PETER JORGENSEN, JOYCE HILL, MARIANNE E KALINKE Professor MARIANNE KALINKE teaches in the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
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    Commentaires:

    Joseph F.
    I have read several English versions of the Tristan/Tristram legend, but it always seemed to underwhelm me. Too bad, because it is one of the great romance stories of the Middle Ages. So, after coming across this English rendering of an Old Norse version, I was happy to give it another go. I was not disappointed.It is a prose version of a French original, and it reads beautifully. Whatever I missed before from this story I noticed here. This romance tells of a doomed love affair between a knight [...]

    Neil
    A superb text and English translation of the five Norse adaptions of the Tristan romances. Includes the Tristrams saga ok Isöndar, Geitarlauf, Janual, Tristram Kvædi and the Saga af Tristram ok Ísodd. Thoroughly enjoyable from start to finish.

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