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A pageant of Old Scandinavia

A pageant of Old Scandinavia

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Published by American Scandinavian Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old Norse literature -- Translations into English,
  • English literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Henry Goddard Leach.
    ContributionsLeach, Henry Goddard, 1880-1970.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 350 p. ;
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14081159M
    OCLC/WorldCa5244831

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