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Gods and Goddesses

Baldr (non.)
Balder (en.)
The god who was killed by his brother Höðr.
Frigg (non.)
The wife of Óðinn and the mother of Baldr.
Æsir (non.)
Aesir (en.)
The term Æsir refers collectively to all of the gods and goddesses in Ásgard, including those accepted as gods or goddesses, e.g., Loki. However, the gods are divided into two groups, ie., the Æsir, the dominant group, and the Vanir, who were defeated by the Æsir in the Vanir Wars.

Myths

Creation Myth
A series of myths concerning the creation of the world, the origins of the gods, and the creation of humans.
Death of Baldr Myth A myth concerning an accidental fratricide. It sometimes includes Loki as an instigator who dupes Baldr's brother, Höðr, into the act and actually guides his hand. In the Prose Edda, Snorri says that Höðr was blind.

Mythological Events

Ragnarök (non.)
Ragnarok (en.)
The final great battle between the gods and the giants.

Source Materials:

Heroes of Asgard (1930 ed.) (en.)
The third illustrated edition of The Heroes of Asgard was published in 1930 and was illustrated by C. E. Brock.

Source Persons

Brock, Charles E. (en.)
b. 5 February 1870
d. 28 February 1938
Nationality: English
Occupation: painter, line artist and book illustrator
Keary, Annie (en.)
b. 3rd March 1825
d. 3rd March 1879
Nationality: English
Occupation: Novelist, poet, and childrens book writer.
Anna Maria Keary, known as Annie Keary, was an English novelist, poet, and children's writer. Her sister Eliza Keary collaborated with her in writing “The Heroes of Asgard” that was first published in 1857 and many times thereafter.