Now for the first time all references to the vast Nibelungen tradition have been catalogued in this comprehensive encyclopedia containing nearly 1000 entries by several dozen international contributors, including the most distinguished scholars in the field. Readers will find illuminating passages on a variety of topics, including literary and extra-literary references, characters and place names, significant motifs and concepts, historical background, and cultural reception through the centuries. This monumental work is an invaluable guide to a fascinating, age-old tradition.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Number of pages: 496
Weight: 930 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 27 mm
-"Myth-Culture-Tradition, Joshua Buckley, and Michael Moynihan