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Volsung

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

In Scandinavian mythology, a dynasty of heroes (including Sigurd) whose deeds are the subject of Volsunga Saga and a number of Eddic poems.

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Volsungs

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 54 words.

A dynasty of fierce Scandinavian heroes whose exploits are recounted in the 13th-century Volsunga saga. The Volsungs descend from Volsung

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Volsung

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 29 words.

Volsung was a Norse warrior who was descended directly from the high god Odin. He was the father of

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Volsung

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

In Scandinavian mythology, a dynasty of heroes (including Sigurd) whose deeds are the subject of Volsunga Saga and a number of Eddic poems.

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Volsung

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 24 words.

in Scandinavian mythology, a dynasty of heroes (including Sigurd) whose deeds are the subject of Volsunga Saga and a

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Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

An epic in anapaestic couplets by W. Morris, founded on the Voôlsunga saga, and published 1876.

It is in four books; the first, ‘Sigmund’, is the story of Volsung's son Sigmund and...

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Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs, The Story of

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 114 words.

an epic in anapaestic couplets by W. Morris, founded on the Voôlsunga saga, and published 1876.

It

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<i>Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs, The Story of</i>

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 150 words.

An epic in *anapaestic couplets by William *Morris, founded on the *Völsunga Saga, and published

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<i>Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs, The Story of</i>

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 161 words.

An epic in *anapaestic couplets by William *Morris, founded on the *Völsunga Saga, and published

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Sigmund

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 22 words.

in the Voôlsunga saga and in W. Morris's Sigurd the Volsung, the son of King Volsung and the father

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Sigmund

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

In the Voôlsunga saga and in W. Morris's Sigurd the Volsung, the son of King Volsung and the father of Sigurd.

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