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Rev. 2: In this update a book case is available in the Bards College, containing all 16 volumes of the Heimskringla. You can find this book case in the hall opposite Viarmo's bedroom. If you have also subscribed to "The Poetic Edda", it's the case to the right.

The Heimskringla or The Chronicle of the Kings of Norway was written by poet and historian Snorri Sturlson (abt. 1179-1241), translated by Samuel Laing, and published in London in 1844. The Heimskringla was originally written in Old Norse.

The Heimskringla consists of 16 volumes:

01. The Ynglinga Saga
02. Halfdan the Black Saga
03. Harald Harfager's Saga
04. Hakon the Good's Saga
05. Saga of King Harald Grafeld and of Earl Hakon Son of Sigurd
06. King Olaf Trygvason's Saga
07. Saga of Olaf Haraldson
08. Saga of Magnus the Good
09. Saga of Harald Hardrade
10. Saga of Olaf Kyrre
11. Magnus Barefoot's Saga
12. Saga of Sigurd the Crusader and His Brothers Eystein and Olaf
13. Saga of Magnus the Blind and of Harald Gille
14. Saga of Sigurd, Inge, And Eystein, the Sons of Harald
15. Saga of Hakon Herdebreid (Hakon the Broad-Shouldered)
16. Magnus Erlingson's Saga

All volumes are available for sale by Farengar Secret-Fire, the wizard of Jarl Balgruuf the Greater at a minimum of 100 gold per volume.

The texts can be found online at http://www.sacred-texts.com, including commentary.

Myths, Legends and Saga mods:

The Poetic Edda: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=127921874
Heimskringla: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=128434602
The Prose Edda: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=129846029
Teutonic Myths and Legends: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=129736312
Icelandic Sagas: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=130244719
9 Comments
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Stormcloak Jul 29 @ 11:50pm 
cover ingla and that lovely name of that annoying preist in whiterun, HEIMSKR lol sorry raging outburst going on tehe...... oops
The Proud Drunkmer Jul 19, 2013 @ 9:04am 
Oh god, stop with the Tamrielization! TES has its own story, Nordic mythology is something apart (it won't hurt if you imagine they're fictions for Tamriel, you know, like LOTR for Skyrim). Anyway, thank you very much for this idea! (Gonna steal all these books for my home, hehe)
Altbert  [author] Jul 6, 2013 @ 4:09pm 
Again, no Tamrielizations!
anvil2011 Jul 5, 2013 @ 9:24pm 
I wish you could Tamrielize this book. Real world stuff in the game is kind of fake.
colinmaclennan19 Mar 1, 2013 @ 7:33pm 
Ok no bother
Altbert  [author] Mar 1, 2013 @ 9:23am 
Depends on the rune type you use. Germanic H has a single \ and Anglo-Saxon has a double \\. I have used the Anglo-Saxon runes.
colinmaclennan19 Mar 1, 2013 @ 9:00am 
Alright just to let you now that you got your k wrong it is suppos to be a < in the RUNIC Alphabet and your h is I I not a double \\ going to sub it thanks
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johnboygillett Feb 24, 2013 @ 6:49am 
Really love this idea thanks very much
pelle_torsk Feb 22, 2013 @ 3:52am 
Again, Thanks for this. The Sacred Texts website makes for interesting reading as well.