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Gunnar's daughter

Author: Sigrid Undset; Arthur G Chater; Sherrill Harbison
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1998.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in Norway and Iceland at the beginning of the eleventh century, Gunnar's Daughter is the story of the beautiful, spoiled Vigdis Gunnarsdatter, who is raped by the man she had wanted to love. A woman of courage and intelligence, Vigdis is toughened by adversity.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Hallvard, Saint
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sigrid Undset; Arthur G Chater; Sherrill Harbison
ISBN: 014118020X 9780141180205
OCLC Number: 37457879
Description: xliii, 161 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Other Titles: Fortællingen om Viga-Ljot og Vigdis.
Responsibility: Sigrid Undset ; translated by Arthur G. Chater ; edited with an introduction and notes by Sherrill Harbison.

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Set in Norway and Iceland at the beginning of the eleventh century, Gunnar's Daughter is the story of the beautiful, spoiled Vigdis Gunnarsdatter, who is raped by the man she had wanted to love. A woman of courage and intelligence, Vigdis is toughened by adversity.

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