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27 Jun 2017




Teutonic Mythology, Volume 3

by Jacob Grimm

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PREFACE

TO THE SECOND EDITION (1844).

Now that I am able to put my germinated sprout of German. Mythology into its second leafing, I do it with a firmer confidence in the unimpeded progress of its growth. When the first shy ness was once overcome, seeking and finding came more quickly together; and facts, that rebuked any effeminate doubt of the reality of scientific discoveries on a field till then considered barren, started up on every side, till now there is a glut of them. Well, I have got my joists and rafters, drawn some lines, laid some courses, and yet guarded against pretending to finality; for who would do that, so long as in one...