Old English Literature

Author: John D. Niles
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This publication has now been replaced by a magnificent collaborative second
edition published in no fewer than thirty‐five volumes.12 Another major
contribution to Anglo‐Saxon studies in this wider sense was Vilhelm Grønbech's
three‐volume study Vorfolkeæt i oldtiden (The Culture of the Teutons), published
in Danish in 1909–12 and translated into English somewhat later.13 This wide‐
ranging inquiry into ancient social institutions such as the feud, marriage, and gift
‐giving has ...

Species Conservation In Managed Habitats

Author: Werner Kunz
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On the one hand he glorified the pure culture of the Teutons and held it up as the
antithesis of the corrupt and decadent society of his own countrymen. On the
other hand, however, the vast forests of Germania filled Tacitus with awe, simply
because there were no such forests in his own region. Since these reports were
the first historical documents about the country and the culture of the Teutons, this
historical source was eagerly adopted in Germany in the eighteenth and
nineteenth ...

Chesterton And Tolkien As Theologians

Author: Alison Milbank
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993–1022. 19. Vilhelm Grönbech, The Culture of the Teutons, 2 vols (London:
Oxford University Press, 1931), p. 6. 20. Grönbech, Teutons, p. 7. 21. Grönbech,
Teutons, p. 10. 22. Tolkien, The Silmarillion, p. 287. 23. Mauss, The Gift, p. 1. 24.
Grönbech, Teutons, pp. 6 and 54. 25. Sigmund Freud, Totem and Taboo in
Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, ed. James Strachey, vol. 13 (
London: Hogarth, 1962). 26. Letters of Tolkien, p. 291. 27. Grönbech, Teutons, pp
. 12–13.

A Study Of History

Author: Arnold J. Toynbee
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Grönbech, V.: The Culture of the Teutons, quoted, 136. Gupta Empire, the, 18, 20,
56. Haberler, G.: Prosperity and Depression, quoted, 281. Hadrian I, Pope, 259.
Haileybury College, 72. Hamlin, Cyrus, 257. Hammond, J. L. and Barbara: The
Rise of Modern Industry, quoted, 68–69. Hammurabi, Emperor, 51, 52, 54. Han
Empire, administration of, 35 breakup of, 210, 274, 312 capital city of, 44 civil
service, 35, 69 religions in, 17; see under LIU PANG SUI EMPIRE, T'ANG
EMPIRE.

Vilhelm Gr Nbech

Author: Phillip Marshall Mitchell
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We need, then, to begin quietly and modestly from the foundation, as knowing
nothing at all, if we would understand what it was that held the soul of these men
together, and made them personalities.9 V Variations on a Theme It is a curious
fact that the revised and final version of Gr0nbech's Vor Folkeset i Oldtiden is the
English translation, The Culture of the Teutons, which was published in London
and Copenhagen in 1931. By 1931 Gr0nbech's reputation had rested principally
on ...

The Cult Of Kingship In Anglo Saxon England

Author: William A. Chaney
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Festschrift zum 70. Geburtstag von Alfons Dopsch (Baden bei Wien, 1938), p. 5.
On the sacral hand, see below, p. 116 and n. 130-131, and O. Hofler, 'Der
Sakralcharacter des Germanischen Konigtums', The Sacral Kingship:
Contributions To The Central Theme Of The VIIIth International Congress For The
History Of Religions (Rome, April, 1955) (Leiden, 1959), pp. 680-681. On harvest
in the North, cf. V. Gronbech, The Culture of the Teutons (London, 1931), II, ch. 11
, 'For Harvest ...

Twayne S World Authors Series

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We need, then, to begin quietly and modestly from the foundation, as knowing
nothing at all, if we would understand what it was that held the soul of these men
together, and made them personalities.9 V Variations on a Theme It is a curious
fact that the revised and final version of Gr0nbech's Vor Folkeaet i Oldtiden is the
English translation, The Culture of the Teutons, which was published in London
and Copenhagen in 1931. By 1931 Gr0nbech's reputation had rested principally
on ...

The Hero

Author: Lord Raglan
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... speeches to a Spielman, who was a sacred personage. In most of the
traditional narratives the traces of this custom have been lost, but if I am right,
they still survive in some of them, and in particular in the Volsunga Saga and the
Odyssey. CHPATER XXVII THE RITUAL DRAMA The thesis of this book. 1 The
Culture of the Teutons, p. 255 2 H. M. Chadwick, op. cit, p. 251 3 B. S. Phillpotts,
op.cit., p. 54 4 Odyssey xxii, 265,297; xxiv, 334, 513,472. 5 F. M. Stawell: Homer
and the Iliad, p.