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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Note to Þjóð Haustl 10III

[4] sunnan ‘from the south’: Þjóðólfr imagines Ásgarðr to have been in the south of the mythic world, and Jǫtunheimar probably in the north; cf. Lindow (1994a).


  1. Bibliography
  2. Lindow, John. 1994a. ‘The Social Semantics of Cardinal Directions in Medieval Scandinavia’. Mankind Quarterly 34, 209-24.


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