The Story of Burnt Njal - The Illustrated Edition

The Story of Burnt Njal - The Illustrated Edition

by George Webbe Dasent, Bob Carruthers
     
 
This classic Icelandic saga follows the lives of two friends, Njal Thorgeirsson, a sage and lawyer, and the great warrior Gunnar Hamundarson. The story follows the violent blood feuds of the Icelanders, the alliances and betrayals, the vengeance wrought and atonement sought.

Illustrated and fully annotated throughout, this brand new edition of George Webbe Dasent's

Overview

This classic Icelandic saga follows the lives of two friends, Njal Thorgeirsson, a sage and lawyer, and the great warrior Gunnar Hamundarson. The story follows the violent blood feuds of the Icelanders, the alliances and betrayals, the vengeance wrought and atonement sought.

Illustrated and fully annotated throughout, this brand new edition of George Webbe Dasent's definitive translation brings new life into this timeless story of honour, loyalty and revenge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781781583487
Publisher:
Coda Books Ltd
Publication date:
02/18/2013
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.76(d)

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