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Nibelungen lied

Nibelungen lied

lay of the Nibelung

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Published by G. Routledge in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the German by Alfred G. Foster-Barham.
ContributionsFoster-Barham, Alfred Garratt.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 371 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22904791M

A new verse translation of the great German epic poem that inspired Wagner's Ring Cycle and J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings No poem in German literature is so well known and studied in Germany and Europe as the year-old Das Nibelungenlied. In the English-speaking world, however, the poem has remained little known, languishing without an adequate translation.5/5(2). The term Nibelung or Niflung is a personal or clan name with several competing and contradictory uses in Germanic heroic has an unclear etymology, but is often connected to the root nebel, meaning term in its various meanings gives its name to the Middle High German heroic epic the Nibelungenlied.. The most widespread use of Nibelung is used to denote the Burgundian royal.

  A new verse translation of the great German epic poem that inspired Wagner’s Ring Cycle and J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings No poem in German literature is so well known and studied in Germany and Europe as the year-old Das the English-speaking world, however, the poem has remained little known, languishing without an adequate : Yale University Press. Size: 4to - over " - " tall. Book. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 9. The Nibelungenlied: An Interpretative Commentary.

Our "Nibelungenlied" knows but little of the adventures of Siegfried's youth as depicted in the Norse versions. The theme of the poem is no longer the love of Sigurd, the homeless wanderer, for the majestic Valkyrie Brunhild, but the love idyll of Siegfried, the son of the king of the Netherlands, and the dainty Burgundian princess Kriemhild.   Anonym: Das Nibelungenlied Lesefreundlicher Großdruck in pt-Schrift Großformat, x mm Berliner Ausgabe, Durchgesehener Neusatz bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Theodor Borken Entstanden: Das Heldenepos eines unbekannten Verfassers Pages:


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Composed nearly eight hundred years ago by an unnamed poet, the Nibelungenlied is the principal literary expression of those heroic legends of which Richard Wagner made such free use in The Ring. Hatto's translation transforms an old text into a story as readable and exciting as Homer's Iliad/5(39).

The “Nibelungenlied” is set in Medieval Europe and tells us the story of the different groups of Nibelungs. The two main characters are Kriemhild and her brothers’ vassal Hagen. The first part of the story describes Kriemhild’s life with her husband Siegfried and how Siegfried gets killed by /5(11).

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The Nibelungenlied Paperback – January 1, by. Nibelungenlied. The Nibelungenlied is an epic poem written around by an anonymous writer. This Penguin edition, translated into English prose by A.T. Hatto, was first published in This Penguin edition, translated into English prose by A.T.

Hatto, was first published in /5. This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts.

The digital images were cleaned and prepared for printing through automated Nibelungenlied. Nibelungenlied Nibelungenlied, (German: “Song of the Nibelungs”) Middle High German epic poem written about by an unknown Austrian from the Danube region.

It is preserved in three main 13th-century manuscripts, A (now in Munich), B (St. Gall), and C (Donaueschingen); modern scholarship regards B as the most trustworthy. Book I First Adventure: Concerning The Nibelungs In old tales they tell us many wonders of heroes and of high courage, of glad feasting, of wine and of mourning; and herein ye shall read of the marvellous deeds and of the strife of brave men.

There grew up in Burgundy a noble maiden, in no land was a fairer. Kriemhild was her Size: KB. The epic poem „Das Nibelungenlied“ (The Lay of the Nibelungs/Nibelung) has an oral tradition and was originally written in Middle High German. It was first written down in the 13th century by an unknown author and describes how the rules of a society influence /5(17).

Our Nibelungenlied, which is the chief source of our knowledge of the story as it developed in Germany, dates from about the year These two versions, the Northern and the German, though originating in this common source, had diverged very widely in the centuries that elapsed between their beginning and the time when the manuscripts were written in which they are preserved.

The Nibelungenlied Note: Wagner's Ring Language: English: LoC Class: PT: Language and Literatures: Germanic, Scandinavian, and Icelandic literatures: Subject: Folklore -- Germany Subject: Siegfried (Legendary character) Subject: Mythology, Germanic audio books by Jane Austen.

Composed nearly eight hundred years ago by an unnamed poet, the Nibelungenlied is the principal literary expression of those heroic legends of which Richard Wagner made such free use in The Ring.

Hatto's translation transforms an old text into Brand: Penguin UK. Written by an unknown author in the twelfth century, this powerful tale of murder and revenge reaches back to the earliest epochs of German antiquity, transforming centuries-old legend into a.

An important work of Spain’s Golden Age of literature as well as the first known picaresque novel, “Lazarillo de Tormes” portrays the clever ploys of a young Salamancan boy determined to outsmart his long string of masters. This Spanish novella La Préface, oeuvre à part entière, fait date dans l'histoire : Parabellum Classics.

Das Nibelungenlied book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Er trat vor Kriemhild, doch er wagte nicht mehr, sie anzublicken. Die K /5(). Das Nibelungenlied is one of my favorite medieval epics.

This is a great edition with the original Middle High German and a translation to Modern German juxtaposed on opposite pages. As a caveat, I must admit that my German, and particularly my Middle High German, are not strong enough for me to comment on the quality of the translation, but /5.

The Nibelungenlied, or The Song of the Nibelungs, is an epic poem originally written in the dead language of Middle High German. Written by an unknown poet between the years andit focuses on the tale of Siegfried the dragon-slayer, his time at the court of the Burgundians, his murder, and the revenge of his wife, Kriemhild.

Often called the German lliad, Das Nibelungenlied is a heroic epic both national in character and sweeping in scope. The poem moves inexorably from romance through tragedy to holocaust. It portrays the existential struggles and downfall of an entire people, the Burgundians, in a military conflict with the Huns and their King/5.

The Nibelungenlied, translated as The Song of the Nibelungs, is an epic poem originally written in Middle High German. The story tells of dragon-slayer Siegfried at the court of the Burgundians, how he was murdered, and of his wife Kriemhild's revenge.

An epic tale of heroism and treachery, romance and revenge, The Nibelungenlied — perhaps best known as the source for Wagner's Ring cycle — has entertained readers for centuries.

This prose translation of the ancient poem offers a gripping account of the downfall of a royal house, the Burgundians, of : Dover Publications.A new verse translation of the great German epic poem that inspired Wagner’s Ring Cycle and J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings No poem in German literature is so well known and studied in Germany and Europe as the year-old Das the English-speaking world, however, the poem has remained little known, languishing without an adequate translation.This book aims to make available the necessary background for an informed reading of the Nibelungenlied, the twelfth-century epic perhaps best known to non-Germans from Wagner's music dramas.

Two traditions of scholarly thought exist about the Nibelungenlied/5.