The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún

The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún

J.R.R. Tolkien


The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún is a previously unpublished paintings through J.R.R. Tolkien, written whereas Tolkien was once Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford throughout the Nineteen Twenties and ‘30s, earlier than he wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. It makes to be had for the 1st time Tolkien’s vast retelling in English narrative verse of the epic Norse stories of Sigurd the Völsung and the autumn of the Niflungs. It comprises an advent via J.R.R. Tolkien, drawn from one in all his personal lectures on Norse literature, with statement and notes at the poems by way of Christopher Tolkien.

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