D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths

by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire.
One-eyed Odin, fierce warrior maidens (the Valkyries), Thor and his hammer Mjolnir, Freya (beautiful goddess of love), Loki (the mischief maker) and Yggdrasil (the world tree)
- all these and more are featured in this deluxe gift edition, with beautifully illustrated introductions to the Norse legends and its fantastical Northern landscape.
Ages 8 up. Hardcover, 160pp. 2005