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She sees, coming up a second time, earth from the ocean, eternally green; the waterfalls plunge, an eagle soars above them, over the mountain hunting fish. After the terrible conflagration of Ragnarok, the earth rises serenely again from the ocean, and life is renewed. The Poetic Edda begins with The Seeress's Prophecy which recounts the creation of the world, and looks forward to its destruction and rebirth. In this great collection of Norse-Icelandic mythological and heroic poetry, the exploits of gods and humans are ...

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    • Title: The Poetic Edda by Carolyne Larrington
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press Academic UK
    • Print ISBN: 9780199675340, 0199675341
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    • Edition: 2014 2nd edition
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