The Norse Myths

A Guide to the Gods and Heroes


An exhilarating introduction to the vivid, violent, boisterous world of the Norse myths, and their cultural legacy, in an attractive and handy format.


ISBN: 9780500251966 Category:

Carolyne Larrington

Additional information

Weight 479 g
Dimensions 13.7 x 20.3 cm
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 1 February 2017
Number of pages 208
Format Hardback
Dimensions 13.7 x 20.3 cm
Weight 479 g
Carolyne Larrington is Professor of Medieval European Literature, University of Oxford, and Official Fellow and Tutor, St John's College. Her previous books include The Poetic Edda; Magical Tales: Myth, Legend and Enchantment in Children's Books and Winter is Coming: The Medieval World of Game of Thrones. She also presented BBC Radio 4's 'The Lore of the Land', exploring the enduring relevance of the creatures of British folklore.