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Published by Norrœna Society in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Denmark,
  • Scandinavia.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Scandinavia,
    • Denmark -- History -- To 1241

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtr. by Oliver Elton ... with some considerations on Saxo"s sources, historical methods, and folk-lore, by Frederick York-Powell... Hon. Rasmus B. Anderson... editor in chief; J. W. Buel, PH.D., managing editor.
      SeriesNorrœna, the history and romance of northern Europe; a library of supreme classics, printed in complete form. Viking ed. 1906
      ContributionsElton, Oliver, 1861-1945, tr., Powell, F. York 1850-1904., Anderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936, ed., Buel, James W. 1849-1920, joint ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDL147 .S35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6967664M
      LC Control Number06011353
      OCLC/WorldCa1269406


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Originally titled Gesta Danorum ("Deeds of the Danes") this book is a patriotic work of Danish history, by the 12th century author Saxo Grammaticus ("Saxo the Learned.") Consisting of sixteen books written in Latin, Gesta Danorum describes Danish history and to some degree Scandinavian history in general, from prehistory to the late 12th century.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The first nine books of the Danish history of Saxo v Saxo, Grammaticus, -approximately View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain in the United States, Google-digitized. Saxo Grammaticus (săk´sō grəmăt´Ĭkəs), c–c, the first important Danish historian.

He was in the service of Absalon [1], archbishop of Lund, at whose suggestion Saxo wrote the Gesta Danorum (or Historia Danica). The first nine books, translated (, repr.

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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Oliver Elton (Elton, Oliver, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Elton, Oliver,trans.: The Nine Books of the Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus, by Saxo Grammaticus. HTML at In the last books Saxo took particular concern to describe the campaigns of Valdemar the Great and his warrior archbishop, Absalon, against the Wends of North Germany.

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