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Forty old Icelandic tales

Author: W Bryant Bachman
Publisher: Lanham : University Press of America, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of translated Old Icelandic short prose narratives aims to be useful as a text in any course covering medieval Scandinavian literature, Old Icelandic literature, or narrative prose  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Forty old Icelandic tales.
Lanham : University Press of America, ©1992
(OCoLC)645839434
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Bryant Bachman
ISBN: 0819184993 9780819184993 0819185000 9780819185006
OCLC Number: 24629951
Description: xxi, 301 pages : map ; 24 cm
Other Titles: 40 old Icelandic tales
Responsibility: translated with an introduction by W. Bryant Bachman, Jr. ; with a foreword by James E. Anderson.

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These are odd, fascinating, and important narratives, too little known. Bachman gives them to us essentially as they are; his translations can be read, can be trusted, and certainly can be taught. -- Read more...

 
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