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Published by Norrœna Society in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Scandinavia

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Webbe Dasent ; Rasmus B. Anderson, editor in chief ; J.W. Buel, managing editor.
    SeriesNorrœna : the history and romance of northern Europe -- v. 12
    ContributionsAnderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936., Buel, James W. 1849-1920., Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen, 1812-1885.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 327 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13587867M
    LC Control Number07006177


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