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Encyclopedic literature : physiognomy.

Ashurst, D. (2007) 'Encyclopedic literature : physiognomy.', in A new introduction to Old Norse. London: Viking Society for Northern Research, pp. 323-332.


Annotated edition of a passage of physiognomic lore in Old Norse found in MS AM 435 12mo, folios 8r-13r. The notes identify corresponding passages in the Latin sources and indicate parallel or contrasting physiognomic ideas in other Old Norse texts.

Item Type:Book chapter
Keywords:Norse, Polemon.
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Record Created:11 Jul 2007
Last Modified:08 Apr 2009 16:34

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