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Fritof Saga

Auhtor: Esaias Tegner

Language: swedish

Genres:

poetry
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Review by O. Brown, June 2010


Rating: (*****)
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Summary of the Book 'Fritof Saga':

Esaias Tegnr (Kyrkerud Vrmland 13 November 1782 - 2 November 1846160) was a Swedish writer professor of Greek language and bishop. He was during the 19th century regarded as the father of modern poetry in Sweden mainly through the national romantique epos Frithjofs Saga. He has been called Swedens first modern man. Much is known about him and he also wrote openly about himself.

Excerpts from the Book 'Fritof Saga':


... place among the literary products of the nation. Tegnr is still hailed as the prince of Swedish song by an admiring people and Fritiofs Saga remains, ...
... in gloom',. and his longing for the final reconciliation and for calm within him, are proofs not only of a religious craving, but also and still more ...
... men striden prvar klingan, och nden vnnen. Nattgammal is tro icke, ej vrdags sn, 28 ej somnad orm, ej talet av knsatt m ty kvinnans brst r svarvat ...
... och milt, och med var dag vxte hans rykte. 180 Kmpar hade han tolv, grhriga furstar i idrott, faderns kamrater, med brst av stl och med rriga pannor. ...
... hon sjlv, som hoppet skn och trogen som ett barndomsminne hon kominer med min krleks ln. Kom, lskade, och lt mig trycka dig till det hjrta, du r kr. ...
... p min frga endast med en suck mot stranden. Med aftonrodnan skall jag skicka dig en hlsning, nr hon slcks i dina vgor, och himmelns lngskepp, molnen, ...
... Ej s hastigt, tror jag, dyker Helges drakskepp upp ur blodig dy. Hejd och Ham ej heller hlla sjn nu lngre: bittert r att bita i det bla stl.. Och ...
... i lngsam frd vitkldda jungfrur och mn med svrd. 190 Fr skaran tgade dyster sngarn, men blek satt bruden p svarte gngarn, blek som en ande, som sitter ...
... icke fridens ord. Mrka andar bo i stlet, andar ifrn Nifelhem, smnen r ej sker fr dem, silverlockar reta dem.-. Jag har icke sovit, yngling, jag ...
... ver Balders lunder, en gyllne krona p en grund av grnt. Det skimrar ver, och det skimrar under med sllsam glans, ej frr av mnskor rnt. Till slut ...
... luttrat till ett hgre liv. Vl faller stjrnekransen blek och vissnad ner 165 frn himmelns tinning, vl frsjunker jord i sjn men sknare hon ...
... and striking metaphor. 124.Ett bleklagt nej p mnsklighetens bner A striking hyperbole. Only Fritiof and Ingeborg and the assembly were directly concerned. 129.Har ...
... before and during the Viking period. 29.mnner archaic plural. 30. Astrild, Cupid. 32.fjrran myntat guld gold coined far away, foreign ...
... pl. brusto, brustit, brusten), to break, to be lacking in - i grt, to burst into tears. bro (-n, -ar), bridge. broder (-n, brder), brother. brodersfamn ...
... command, commandment, message, messenger. bud|a (-ade, -at), to call, summon. [stick, summons. budkavl|e (-en, -ar), lit. bid- budskap (-et, -), message. ...
... indecl., pleasure, joy. gap (-et, -), mouth, jaws. gapa (-ade, -at), to yawn, gape. gav, see giva. geirsodd (-en), death rune. gemensam, common, mutual. ...
... rocky. klo (-n, -r) claw. klok, wise. klot (-et, -), sphere, ball. klungo, see klinga. klyft|a (-an, or), cleft, ravine. klyva (klv, kluvit, kluven), ...
... (-ade, -at), to nod. nidingsdd (-et,-), villainous deed. niding (-en, -ar), outlaw, villain. nidingsfunder, no sing., malicious artifices. nidingsstng ...
... syn|as (-tes, -ts), to seem, appear. syskonstjrn|a (-an, -or), sister star. syssl|a (-ade, -at), to be busy. syst|er (-ern, -rar), sister. s (-dde, ...
... seem. tyst, silent, quiet. tystn|a (-ade, -at), to become silent. tystnad (-en), silence. tyvrr, alas. t, (-n, -r), toe. tg (-et), march, campaign. ...