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The '''''Poetic Edda''''' or '''''Elder Edda''''' is a collection of [[Old Norse]] poems. One such poem, ''[[Völuspá]]'', was a notable source of inspiration to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]].
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The '''''Poetic Edda''''' or '''''Elder Edda''''' is a collection of [[Old Norse]] poems preserved in a 13th century Icelandic manuscript. One such poem, ''[[Völuspá]]'', was a major source of inspiration to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]].
  
 
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* [[wikipedia:Poetic Edda|Poetic Edda]] at Wikipedia.
 
* [[wikipedia:Poetic Edda|Poetic Edda]] at Wikipedia.
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The Poetic Edda or Elder Edda is a collection of Old Norse poems preserved in a 13th century Icelandic manuscript. One such poem, Völuspá, was a major source of inspiration to J.R.R. Tolkien.

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