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Viking tales of the North the sagas of Thorstein, Viking"s son, and Fridthjof the Bold by Ra Anderson

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Published by Scott, Foresman and Company in Chicago .
Written in English

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Other titlesþorsteins saga Vikigssonar.,
Statementtranslated from the Icelandic by Rasmus B. Ander
Contributions 1845-1914., 1782-1846., Stephens, George, 1813-1895.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22896264M

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