Sigurd the Volsung

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

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

BOOK III.
BRYNHILD.

IN THIS BOOK IS TOLD OF THE DEEDS OF SIGURD, AND OF HIS SOJOURN WITH THE NIBLUNGS, AND IN THE END OF HOW HE DIED.

 

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I. Of the Dream of Gudrun the Daughter of Giuki

II. How the folk of Lymdale met Sigurd the Volsung in the woodland

III. How Sigurd met Brynhild in Lymdale

IV. Of Sigurd's riding to the Niblungs

V. Of Sigurd's warfaring in the company of the Niblungs, and of his great fame and glory

VI. Of the Cup of evil drink that Grimhild the Wise-wife gave to Sigurd

VII. Of the Wedding of Sigurd the Volsung

VIII. Sigurd rideth with the Niblungs, and wooeth Brynhild for King Gunnar

IX. How Brynhild was wedded to Gunnar the Niblung

X. Of the Contention betwixt the Queens

XI. Gunnar talketh with Brynhild

XII. Of the exceeding great grief and mourning of Brynhild

XIII. Of the slaying of Sigurd the Volsung

XIV. Of the mighty Grief of Gudrun over Sigurd dead

XV. Of the passing away of Brynhild