D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths

£22.00

Ingri & Edgar D’Aulaire published over 20 picture books for children, developing an artistic style that gives life and vigour to their subject material. This volume introduces the Norse pantheon of gods, including Odin, Thor, Loki and Bragi, as well as the Valkyrie maidens and the Fenris wolf.

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Description

The Caldecott medal-winning d’Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical Northern landscape.

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Weight 0.709 kg
Dimensions 30.5 × 22.3 × 1.8 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

6

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

293.13 (edition:22)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J