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Grettir's saga

Author: Denton Fox; Hermann Pálsson
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A new English translation based on Guoni Jonsson's edition in the Islenzk Fornrit series (Reykjavik, 1936). Also includes genealogies, a study of the legal system, and a critical assessment of the saga. This, the last of the great Icelandic sagas, was probably written about 1325.
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Genre/Form: Romances
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grettis saga. English.
Grettir's saga.
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [1974]
(OCoLC)624475866
Named Person: Grettir Ásmundarson; Grettir Ásmundarson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denton Fox; Hermann Pálsson
ISBN: 0802019250 9780802019257 0802061656 9780802061652
OCLC Number: 1123269
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 199 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Grettis saga.
Responsibility: translated by Denton Fox and Hermann Pálsson.

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The saga has an especial modern relevance - a recent translation into Czech reached the top of the best-seller list. The present volume includes genealogies, a study of the legal system, and a  Read more...

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