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Grettir the Strong

Author: Robert Newman; John Gretzer
Publisher: New York, New York : Crowell, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Grettir's inability to avoid a fight kept him in continual trouble, and ultimately the curse of one he killed caused his death. A retelling of an ancient saga of Iceland.
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Genre/Form: Sagas
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Grettir Ásmundarson; Grettir Ásmundarson; Grettir Ásmundarson
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newman; John Gretzer
OCLC Number: 1177
Notes: Based on the translation of E. Magnússon and W. Morris, 1869, and that of G.A. Hight, 1914.
Description: xvi, 190 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Grettis saga.
Responsibility: retold by Robert Newman ; illustrated by John Gretzer.

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Grettir's inability to avoid a fight kept him in continual trouble, and ultimately the curse of one he killed caused his death. A retelling of an ancient saga of Iceland.

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