"Well known is the name of Ragnar Lodbrok, my forefather," said the jarl.
This is the magic Raven that was wrought with wizardry and spells by the daughters of Ragnar Lodbrok.
The sagas mention the hero, Ragnar Lodbrok, as his son and successor.
"Seeing that the blood of Ragnar Lodbrok is in their veins it could not well be otherwise," answered the jarl somewhat grimly.
It is natural that the Song of Ragnar Lodbrok should be appreciated by modern authors.
We have now to tell that of Ragnar Lodbrok, a hero king of the early days, whose story is full of magical incidents.