Disa Riding a Goat

Primary Sources: Print

  • Rudbeck, Olaus. Atland Eller Manheim Dedan Japhetz Afkomme ... =: Atlantica Sive Mannheim Vera Japheti Posterorum Sedes. Upsalae, 1675. Print.

Editions and Translations

  • Rudbeck, Olaus. Atland Eller Manheim... Olaus Rudbecks Atlantica: Svenska Originalteksten. På Uppdrag Av Lärdomshistoriska Samfundet, Utg. Av Axel Nelson. Uppsala: Stockholm, Almqvist och Wiksell, 1939. Print.

Secondary Sources

  • Cleasby, Richard and Vigfússon Guðbrandur. An Icelandic-English Dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1957. Print.
  • Thorpe, Benjamin. Northern Mythology: Comprising the Principal Popular Traditions and Superstitions of Scandinavia, North Germany, and the Netherlands. London: E. Lumley, 1851. Print.
Rudbeck, Olaus
b. 1618
d. 1682
Nationality: Swedish
Occupation: scholar, historian, runologist
Residence: Uppsala, Sweden
Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.
Disa (sv.)
Disa was the daughter of a Swedish chieftain in a Swedish Saga, which is preserved in Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibus published by Olaus Magnus in 1554.
Atland Eller Manheim... Olaus Rudbecks Atlantica: Svenska Originalteksten. Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.
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