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Published by Porcupine"s Quill in Erin, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Faroe Islands,
  • Greenland,
  • America

Subjects:

  • Sagas -- Translations into English.,
  • Faroe Islands -- History.,
  • Greenland -- History.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesFæreyinga saga. English., Grænlendinga saga. English., Flateyjarbók.
Statementtranslated by George Johnston.
ContributionsJohnston, George, 1913 Oct. 7-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT7281.F2 E5 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p. :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL834866M
ISBN 100889841802
LC Control Number95109940
OCLC/WorldCa29912862

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