UK occult publisher Hadean Press is now allowing folks to reserve a copy of the hardcover edition of TROLLRÚN: A Discourse on Trolldom and Runes in the Northern Tradition by Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold. The official release date has been set for June 21.
The publisher’s site sez:
When it comes to describing TROLLRÚN, I can do no better than to quote from the two titans who have generously provided material for the book. The table of contents follows. As ever, we thank you for your support of Hadean Press.
From the Introduction by Johannes Gårdbäck:
In this book Frisvold, being a Norwegian by birth, finally returns to his roots, and in doing so not only sheds a welcome native light on the internationally well-known aspects of our tradition but also serves to bring forth some more unknown gems from the treasure house of Northern magic.
From the Presentation by Claude Lecouteux:
In this inspired study, Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold explores magic/spellcraft (trolldom), divination and the runes in the Norse tradition, starting from the old Norse cosmology, then presenting to us fantastic creatures, especially trolls, before switching to rituals and the ancients’ practices, in particular the siðr, which rely on beliefs deeply anchored in mentalities which are still prevalent today…