Sigurd the Volsung

Book II, Pre-Kelmscott Edition, 1876, edited by Stuart Blersch

THE STORY OF
SIGURD THE VOLSUNG
AND THE FALL OF THE NIBLUNGS.

BOOK II.
REGIN.

NOW THIS IS THE FIRST BOOK OF THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SIGURD THE VOLSUNG, AND THEREIN IS TOLD OF THE BIRTH OF HIM, AND OF HIS DEALINGS WITH REGIN THE MASTER OF MASTERS, AND OF HIS DEEDS IN THE WASTE PLACES OF THE EARTH.

 

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I. Of the birth of Sigurd the son of Sigmund

II. Sigurd getteth to him the horse that is called Greyfell

III. Regin telleth Sigurd of his kindred, and of the Gold that was accursed from ancient days

IV. Of the forging of the Sword that is called The Wrath of Sigurd

V. Of Gripir's Foretelling

VI. Sigurd rideth to the Glittering Heath

VII. Sigurd slayeth Fafnir the Serpent

VIII. Sigurd slayeth Regin the Master of Masters on the Glittering Heath

IX. How Sigurd took to him the Treasure of the Elf Andvari

X. How Sigurd awoke Brynhild upon Hindfell