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Questions about the Prose Edda, the Poetic Edda or both. Both works were written down in the 13th century in Iceland and contain Icelandic and Norse myths.

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The Icelandic Edda's origins

The "prose Edda", as opposed to the "poetic Edda" was written in the 13th century by Snorri Sturlusson as we know. The older, poetic Edda is much older. How old could it actually be? There seems to ...