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The Song of the Nibelungs.

A verse translation from the Middle High German Nibelungenlied

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epic poetry, German -- Translations into English,
  • Germanic peoples -- Poetry,
  • Nibelungen -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank G. Ryder.
    ContributionsRyder, Frank Glessner, 1916- tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT1579.A3 A6 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 421 p.
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5849863M
    LC Control Number62009669

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    The title means "Song of the Nibelungs." "Nibelungen" is the plural of "Nibelung," which refers to a dynasty which is conquered by the hero or protagonist of the epic, the dragon-slayer Siegfried. The word "lied" means "lay," which is a Germanic word for a song, poem, or lyric. The Song of the Nibelungs named as one of the Top Ten Books for Young People on International Children’s Book Day; Works (selected) The Song of the Nibelungs, Told for Our Times, ; The Adventures of Dietrich von Bern, ; The Dolomite Sagas, ; The Adventure of Parzifal, ; The Brothers from the Cave – A Prehistoric.

      The Song of the Nibelungs by Frank Glessner Ryder, , Wayne State University Press edition, in EnglishPages: Die Nibelungen ("The Nibelungs") is a series of two silent fantasy films created by Austrian director Fritz Lang in Die Nibelungen: Siegfried and Die Nibelungen: Kriemhild's Revenge.. The scenarios for both films were co-written by Lang's then-wife Thea von Harbou, based upon the epic poem Nibelungenlied written around AD Die Nibelungen received its UK Premiere at the Royal Albert Based on: Nibelungenlied.


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