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The Syntax of Old Norse: With a Survey of the Inflectional Morphology and a Complete Bibliography
Presenting a full analysis of the syntax of the old Norse language, this text also looks at its phonology and morphology, forming a complete overview of the language used by the Vikings and the old Icelandic sagas.
Paperback, 300 pages
Published December 27th 2007 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published October 1st 2004)
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I usually do fine just reading Old Norse, but I've been in desperate need of some exercise in articulating the grammar that I'm dealing with, plus with all the skaldic verse I'm working through I'm needing something to help me keep up with all the syntactical gymnastics these poets like doing-- so I've picked up Faarlund's Old Norse Syntax! I'm not really linguistically savvy enough to have much of an opinion on these things, but from the bits and pieces that I gather, I think I'm inclined to fa ...more