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A unique body of medieval literature, the Sagas rank with the world’s greatest literary treasures–as epic as Homer, as deep in tragedy as Sophocles, as engagingly human as Shakespeare. Set around the turn of the last millennium, these stories depict with an astonishingly modern realism the lives and deeds of the Norse men and women who first settled Iceland and of their descendants, who…

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The Sagas Of The Icelanders


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Author by : Jane Smilely
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2000
Publisher by : Penguin

Presents a collection of Viking "sagas" to commemorate the adventures of the people who first settled Iceland,

Comic Sagas And Tales From Iceland


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Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2013-03-07
Publisher by : Penguin UK

Comic Sagas and Tales brings together the very finest Icelandic stories from the thirteenth to the fifteenth c

Hrafnkel S Saga And Other Icelandic Stories


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Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2005-03-31
Publisher by : Penguin UK

Written around the thirteenth century AD by Icelandic monks, the seven tales collected here offer a combinatio

Iceland


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Author by : David Roberts
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 1998
Publisher by : Villard Books

Photographs exploring the grandeur of Iceland's remarkable geography accompany tales of real-life heroes and s

Orkneyinga Saga


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Author by : Hermann Pálsson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 1981
Publisher by : Penguin

A Norse saga recounts the conquest of the northern Scottish isles by the Viking kings of Norway during the nin

The History Of Iceland


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Author by : Gunnar Karlsson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2000
Publisher by : U of Minnesota Press

Iceland is unique among European societies in having been founded as late as the Viking Age and in having copi

Seven Viking Romances


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Author by : none
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2005-05-26
Publisher by : Penguin UK

Combining traditional myth, oral history and re-worked European legend to depict an ancient realm of heroism a

The Cambridge Introduction To The Old Norse Icelandic Saga


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Author by : Margaret Clunies Ross
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2010-10-28
Publisher by : Cambridge University Press

The medieval Norse-Icelandic saga is one of the most important European vernacular literary genres of the Midd

Njal S Saga


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Languange Used : en
Release Date : 1997-06-12
Publisher by : Wordsworth Editions

Proclaimed as one of the finest Icelandic sagas, this text was written in about 1280 and refers to events a co

The Saga Of The Volsungs


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Author by : Jesse L Byock
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2004-05-27
Publisher by : Penguin UK

Based on Viking Age poems, The Saga of the Volsungs combines mythology, legend and sheer human drama. At its h

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