The Vatnsdalers' Saga

By: Jones, Gwyn ( Translated, with an Introduction and Notes by)

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First Edition. 8vo. Cloth bound boards have been stored in a damp place at some point and the covers have some old mottled damp spots - now cleaned/coloured but still somewhat visible, otherwise overall this is a clean, sound and tight copy in a dustjacket which is 'dusty' but not price clipped, has a faded spine and the remains of an old sticky label on the cover along with some now repaired closed tears. Internally the book is Very Good. CLEAN, Tight and Bright with No Inscriptions or markings. Some brown lines (Offsetting) on the endpapers. 158 pp. "Originally written in the 13th century by a Sagaman in the North of Iceland, this work has not only preserved an important Icelandic saga but its background and history ...." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Vatnsdalers' Saga

Author Name: Jones, Gwyn ( Translated, with an Introduction and Notes by)

Categories: Anthropology. Genealogy, Foreign Literature/Lang, Folk-Lore. Myth. Legend, History & Politics. Churchill, Archaeology. 'Classic' Studies, Europe, Foreign Travel. Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Princeton University Press for the American-Scandinavian Foundation: 1944

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

Seller ID: 000195

Keywords: The Vatnsdalers' Saga; Gwyn Jones; Icelandic Folklore; Epic Tales; Viking; Scandinavia WATERDALE; American-scandinavian Foundation; Iceland; Written In The 13th Century By A Sagaman In The North Of Iceland; Icelandic Family HISTORY Ketil Raum VIKING SCANDINAVIA