George Borrow's translations of Danish Ballads
vs.
DgF numbers/title of Danish texts

Volume 7 | Volume 8 | Volume 9 |

Volume 7

Traditional Danish Ballads (DgF listed)
  1. " The Expedition to Birting's Land " ( Kong Dideik i Bertingsland DgF 8Bb ) pp 1-8
  2. " Diderik and Olger the Dane " ( Kong Dideik og Holger Danske DgF 17Bb ) pp 9-13
  3. " King Diderik and the Lion's Fight with the Dragon " ( Kong Dideik og Løven DgF 9B ) pp 14-19
  4. " Olger the Dane and Burman " ( Holger Danske og Burmand DgF 30D ) pp 20-24
  5. " The Giant of Bern and Orm Ungerswayne " ( Orm Ungersvend og Bermer-Rise DgF 11D ) pp 25-32
  6. " Ulf Van Yern " ( Ulv van Jærn DgF 10G ) pp 33-40
  7. " The End of Sivard Snarenswayne " ( Sivard Snarensvend DgF 2C ) pp 41-44
  8. " Mimmering Tan " ( Memering DgF 14Ab ) pp 45-46
  9. " Grimmer and Kamper " ( Liden Grimmer og Hjelmer Kamp DgF 26Bb ) pp 47-50
  10. " Grimhild's Vengeance— " ( Grimilds hævn DgF 5 ) pp 51-68
  11. " The Tale of Brynild " ( Sivard og Brynild DgF 3D ) pp 69-74
  12. " Alf of Odderskier " ( Angelfyr og Helmer Kamp DgF 19D ) pp 75-78
  13. " Ribolt's Fight with the Dragon and Aller " ( Rigen Rambolt og Aller hin stærke DgF 27Bb ) pp 79-83
  14. " Swayne Felding " ( Svend Felding DgF 31C ) pp 84-90
  15. " Swayne Felding's Dispute with Queen Judte " ( Svend Felding og Dronning Jutte DgF 32Bb ) pp 91-97
  16. " The Stalwart Monk " ( Den skallede Munk DgF 15a ) pp 98-102
  17. " Ellen of Villenskov " ( Trolden og bondens hustru DgF 52D ) pp 103-108
  18. " The Dalby Bear " ( Dalby-bjørn DgF 64B ) pp 109-111
  19. " Germand Gladenswayne " ( Germand Gladensven DgF 33F ) pp 112-119
  20. " The Verner Raven " ( Valravnen DgF 60F ) pp 120-124
  21. " The Heddeby Spectre " ( Hedebys gjenganger DgF 91a ) pp 125-126
  22. " The Return of the Dead " ( Moderen under mulde DgF 89B ) pp 127-132
  23. " Rosmer Mereman " ( Rosmer DgF 41C ) pp 133-137
  24. " Rosmer " ( Rosmer DgF 41Ab ) pp 138-141
  25. " Sir Olaf " ( Elveskud DgF 47B ) pp 142-144
  26. " The Transformed Damsel " ( Jomfruen i fugleham DgF 56E ) pp 145-146
  27. " The Transformed Damsel " ( Jomfruen i fugleham DgF 56Be ) pp 147-149
  28. " The Cruel Step-Dame " ( DgF ???) pp 150-152
  29. " The Nightingale, or the Transformed Damsel " ( Nattergalen DgF 57 ) pp 153-156
  30. " The Serpent Knight " ( Lindormen DgF 65Ab ) pp 157-158
  31. " The Knight in the Deer's Shape, or the Deceiver Deceived " ( Ridderen i hjorteham DgF 67E ) pp 159-162
  32. " Young Swaigder, or the Force of Runes " ( Unger Svendal DgF 70Bc ) pp 163-169
  33. " The Wicked Stepmother " ( Hustru og mands moder DgF 84H ) pp 170-174
  34. " The Wicked Stepmother " ( Hustru og mands moder DgF 84F ) pp 175-177
  35. " Ermeline " ( Herr Tønne af Alsø DgF 34B ) pp 178-189
  36. " Child Stig and Child Findal " ( Ridder Stigs bryllup DgF 76A ) pp 190-195
  37. " The Treacherous Merman " ( Nøkkens svig DgF 39C ) pp 196-197
  38. " The Fountain of Maribo, or the Queen and the Algreve " ( Livsvandet DgF 94A ) pp 198-201
  39. " The Unfortunate Marriage " ( Blak og Ravn hin brune DgF 62A ) pp 202-207
  40. " The Power of the Harp " ( Harpens kraft DgF 40G ) pp 208-211
  41. " Finnish Arts, or Sir Thor and Damsel Thure " ( Unge Herr Tor og Jumfru Tore DgF 72D ) pp 212-223
  42. " Tyre Dannebod " (DgF ???) pp 224-227
  43. " King Oluf the Saint " ( Hellig-Olavs væddefart DgF 50A ) pp 228-232
  44. " King Hacon's Death " ( Kong Hakon Hakonsøns død DgF 142B ) pp 233-237
  45. " Erik Emun and Sir Plog " ( Erik Emuns drab DgF 116Red. ) pp 238-240
  46. " King Valdemar and His Sister " ( Kong Valdemar og hans søster DgF 126E ) pp 241-254
  47. " The King's Wake " ( Stolt Signild og Dronning DgF 129Red. ) pp 255-258
    • " Songs Relating to Queen Dagmar— pp 259-
  48. " I. King Valdemar's Wooing " ( Dronning Dagmar og Junker Stange DgF 132C ) pp 259-264
  49. " II. Queen Dagmar's Arrival in Denmark " ( Dronning Dagmar i Danmark DgF 133B ) pp 265-267
  50. " III. the Mermaid's Prophecy " ( Havfruens spaadom DgF 42A ) pp 268-271
  51. " Dagmar " ( Dronning Dagmars død DgF 135C ) pp 272-272
  52. " Queen Berngerd " ( Dronning Bengerd DgF 139B ) pp 273-276
  53. " King Valdemar II—His Eldest Son's Death " ( DgF ???) pp 277-279
  54. " Marsk Stig— ) pp 280-
    • " Part I " ( Marsk Stig DgF 145L ) pp 280-285
    • " Part II " ( Marsk Stig DgF 145M ) pp 286-291
    • " Part III " ( Marsk Stig DgF 145N ) pp 292-298
    • " Part IV " ( Marsk Stig DgF 145O ) pp 299-303
  55. " Marsk Stig's Daughters " ( Marsk Stigs Døttre DgF 146C ) pp 304-306
    " The Songs of Ranild— " pp 307- . . . . .
  56. " Song the First " ( Indtagelsen af Riberhus DgF 147D ) pp 307-309
  57. " Song the Second " ( Rane Jonsens giftermaal DgF 148C ) pp 310-311
  58. " Song the Third " ( Ranild Jonsens endeligt DgF 149D ) pp 312-314
  59. " King Byrge and His Brothers " ( Kong Birger og hans bødre DgF 154C ) pp 315-320
  60. " The Duke's Daughter of Skage " ( DgF ???) pp 321-327
  61. • " Sir Alf the Freebooter— pp 328- . . . . .
  62. " Song the First " ( Mindre-Alfs vikinstog DgF 150Red. ) pp 328-329
  63. " Song the Second " ( Mindre-Alfs endeligt DgF 151B ) pp 330-333
  64. " John Rimaardson's Confession " ( Jon Remorsøns død paa havet DgF 375Fa ) pp 334-339
  65. " Niels Ebbesen " ( Niels Ebbesen DgF 156F ) pp 340-352
  66. " Hafbur and Signe " ( Hagbard og Signe DgF 20Red ) pp 353-366
  67. " Damsel Mettie " ( Ridderens runeslag DgF 73B ) pp 367-371
  68. " The Damsel of the Wood " ( Ridder fælder jomfruens syv brødre DgF 416A ) pp 372-375
  69. " Little Engel " ( Liden Engel DgF 297E ) pp 376-385
  70. " Proud Signild " ( Frændehævn DgF 4C ) pp 386-393
  71. " The Cruel Mother-in-Law " ( Volmers hustru levende begravet DgF 342Ag ) pp 394-398
  72. " The Count of Vendel's Daughter " ( Grevens Datter af Vendel DgF 285D ) pp 399-403

Volume 8

Traditional Danish Ballads (DgF listed)
  1. "Sir Pall, Sir Bear, and Sir Liden" (Palle, Baard og Liden, DgF 330) - pp1-2
  2. "Axel Thordson and Fair Valborg" (Aslag Trodsøn og skøn Valborg, DgF 475) - pp3-31
  3. "Sir Jonas and Sir Nielus" (Helligbrøden, DgF 112) - pp32-36
  4. "Sir Ribolt" (Ribold og Guldborg, DgF 82) - pp36-41
  5. "Forced consent" (Det tvungne samtykke DgF 75) - pp42-44
  6. "Ildprøven" (Møen paa baalet DgF 109) - pp45-47,
  7. "Chosen Knight" (Den udkaarne ridder DgF 487) - pp48-49,
  8. "Sir Swerkel" (Sverkel og hans søster DgF 436) - pp50-52,
  9. "Child Maidelvold " (Redselille og Medelvold DgF 271) - pp53-56,
  10. "Sir Peter" (Herr Peers slegfred, DgF 210) - pp57-59
  11. "Sir Truel's Daughters" (Hr. Truelses døtre, DgF 338) - pp60-63
  12. "Little Danneved and Swayne Trost" (Danneved og Svend Trøst, DgF 377) - pp64-67
  13. "The Brother Avenged" (Bueskytte som Blodhævner, DgF 318) - pp68-70
  14. "Sir Verner and Dame Ingeborg" (Verner akommer af fangetaarn, DgF 383) - pp71-72
  15. "Ingeborg's Disguise" (Jomfru og stalddreng, DgF 267) - pp73-74
  16. "Ingefred and Gudrune" (Brud ikke mø, DgF 274) - pp77-79
  17. "Ready Answer" (De hurtige svar, DgF 304) - pp80-81
  18. "Tyge Hermandsøn" (Tygge Hermandsen, DgF 391) - pp82-85
  19. "Allegast" (Allegast, DgF 469) - pp86-89
  20. "Ramund" (Ungen Ranild, DgF 28) - pp90-95
  21. "Sir Guncelin's Wedding" (Greve Genselin, DgF 16) - pp96-101
  22. "Tord of Hafsborough" (Tord af Havsgaard , DgF 1) - pp102-105
  23. "Kragelill" (Regnfred og Kragelil, DgF 22) - pp106-08
Traditional Faroese Ballads (DgF listed)


Volume 9
(=Romantic Ballads [Gutenberg e-text])

Traditional Danish Ballads (DgF listed)
  1. "Sir Middel" (Redselille og Medelvold DgF 271) - Rom. Ball. pp 28-31 / Works 9:290-292
  2. "The Heddybee-spectre" (Hedebys gjenganger DgF 91) - Rom. Ball. pp 37-39 / Works 9:297-98
  3. "Sir John" (Lave og Jon DgF 390) - Rom. Ball. pp 37-39 / Works 9:297-98
  4. "Aager and Eliza" (Fæstemanden i graven DgF 90) - Rom. Ball. pp 40-43 / Works 9:299-300
  5. "Saint Oluf" (Hellig-Olav og troldene DgF 51) - Rom. Ball. pp 53-57 / Works 9:308-11
  6. "The Heroes of Dovrefeld" (Kæmperne paa Dovrefjæld DgF 69) - Rom. Ball. pp 58-60 / Works 9:312-13
  7. "Svend Vonved" (Svend Vonved DgF 18) - Rom. Ball. pp 61-81 / Works 9:314-27
  8. "The Tournament" (Kong Diderik og hans Kæmper DgF 7H)- Rom. Ball. pp 82-97 / Works 9:328-38
  9. "Vidrik Verlandson" (Kong Diderik og hans Kæmper DgF 7Bb) - Rom. Ball. pp 98-110 / Works 9:339-47
  10. "Elvir Hill. " (Elvehøj DgF 46) - Rom. Ball. pp 111-14 / Works 9:348-49
  11. "Waldemar's Chase "
  12. "Merman" (Nøkkens svig DgF 39) - Rom. Ball. pp 117-19 / Works 9:351-52
  13. "Deceived Merman" (Agnete og havmanden DgF 38)- Rom. Ball. pp 120-123 / Works 9:353-55