Icelandic Sagas from N & A Smiles

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Epic and Romance: Essays on Medieval Literature

by Ker, W.P.

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N & A Smiles
Published
1957
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Fair
ISBN
9780486203553
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$6.00

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New York: Dover Books 1957 Later Printing Trade Paperback 398pp ISBN: 0486203557, 1957 Ex-Library, ffep removed, plastic covered, taped to inside of covers, otherwise internally clean.
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The Men of Ness

by Linklater, Eric (cover art by John Berry)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1959
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Very Good
ISBN
9780586008997
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$45.00

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London: Panther Books 899 April 1959 First Panther Paperback Printing, 1959 VG. Light edgewear, store-stamp with price in ink to front fly page, mild age-toning to pages, otherwise an attractive copy, very clean throughout. Cover art by John Berry. Scarce Panther Edition.
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The Saga Hoard Volume I: (The Branded Men or Bandamanna Saga; Burnt Njal or Njals's Saga; Egil's Saga; Saga of Eric the Red; The Ere-Dwellers or Eyrbyggja Saga; Thrond of Gate or Faereyinga Saga; Gisli the Outlaw; Grettir's Saga)

by Stinson, Mark Ludwig (ed) (trans by William Morris & Eirikr Magnusson; George Webb Dasent; Rev W.C. Green; Rev J. Sephton; F. York Powell; G.H. Hight)

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N & A Smiles
Published
2010
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As New
ISBN
9781452830728
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$60.00

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Liberty, MO: Jotun's Bane Kindred 21st September 2010 Trade Paperback ISBN 978-1452830728, 2010 Very Fine. A new unread copy. In stock, ready to ship.
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The Outlaw of Iceland (Hans D'Islande)

by Hugo, Victor (illustrated by D.C. Eyles)

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Published
1929
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Very Good
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$24.00

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London & Glasgow: London & Glasgow Collins' Clear-Type Press (Collins Pocket Classics) c.1929 18mo 317pp ill., 1929 VG original maroon boards, gilt titles to spine, light shelfwear, former owner's name in ink to half-title, dated 1929, otherwise an attractive copy, very clean throughout, in Fair-Good chipped & somewhat worn DW.
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Sons of the Sea Kings

by Milligan, Alice & W.H. (illust by J. Carey)

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Published
1914
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$40.00

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Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son 1914 First Edition 8vo xii,404pp ill., 1914 Near Fine original blue cloth, black-stamped illustration to front board & spine, light shelfwear, internally fine throughout, illustrated with 10 monochrome plates. Adventure story based on several Icelandic Sagas.
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Eyrbyggja Saga

by Palsson, Hermann & Paul Edwards (trans)

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780140445305
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$10.00

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Harmondsworth: Penguin Classics 1989 First Thus Revised Paperback Edition ISBN 0-14-044530-7, 1989 Near Fine
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Albany: Joel Munsell 1868 First Edition 8vo lx,9-118pp, 1868 VG original brown cloth, spine ends worn, front hinge slightly cracked, frontis. map, title page in red & black, internally very clean throughout. The first serious attempt to give credence to the discovery of America by the Northmen, and gives lengthy translations into English (some for the first time) of all… Read more
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$120.00
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The Flatey Book and recently discovered Vatican Manuscripts Concerning America as Early as the Tenth Century.

by Anderson, Rasmus B. (ed)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1906
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Good
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1st Edition
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$90.00

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London: London, etc.: Norroena Society 1906 First Edition 4to 176pp, 1906 GD+ original pictorial cloth, hinges strained, corners bumped, spine ends frayed, otherwise very clean throughout. Texts in Icelandic & English.
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Romance in Iceland

by Schlauch, Margaret

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N & A Smiles
Published
1934
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$120.00

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London: George Allen & Unwin 1934 First Edition 8vo 201pp + adds, 1934 VG+ original green cloth, in VG DW, protected in Brodart sleeve. A very attractive copy, very clean throughout.
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Three Icelandic Sagas: Gunnlaugs Saga Ormstungu; Bandamanna Saga; Droplaugarsona Saga (The Saga of Gunnlaug; The Saga of the Eight Confederates; The Saga of Droplaug's Sons)

by Scargill, M.H. & Schlauch, Margaret (trans) (jacket art & illustrated by H.G. Glyde)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$36.00

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Princeton University Press 1950 First Edition 8vo 150pp, 1950 VG+ original cloth, former owner's name in ink to ffep, colour frontis illustration, in VG+ DW, protected in Brodart sleeve. Jacket art by H.G. Glyde. These three sagas from the late 10th and early 11th centuries in Iceland picture a seafaring people in a frontier land. The Saga of Gunnlaug (Gunnlaugs… Read more
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Tales of the Vikings: Stories from the Icelandic Sagas

by Law, Alexander (ed)

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Very Good
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$24.00

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Edinburgh & London: Oliver & Boyd nd 18mo 120pp VG original grey illustrated cloth, former owner's name label to ffep, end-papers mildly foxed, else internally clean throughout, frontis illustration by McCall.
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Across Iceland: The Land of Frost and Fire

by Chapman, Olive Murray

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N & A Smiles
Published
1930
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$125.00

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London: London: John Lane The Bodley Head 1930 First Edition 8vo xvi,193,7pp ill., 1930 VG+ original blue cloth, just a touch of foxing to prelims, otherwise clean throughout, largely uncut, in VG slightly edgeworn DW, now protected in Brodart sleeve. Illustrated with 8 colour plates & 46 b&w drawings, photographs, and a sketch map.
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Seven Viking Romances

by Palsson, Hermann & Paul Edwards (trans)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780140444742
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$12.00

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Penguin Classics 1985 First Edition Paperback ISBN 0-14-044474-2, 1985 Fine
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The Northmen Talk: A Choice of Tales from Iceland

by Simpson, Jacqueline (trans)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$90.00

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University of Wisconsin Press 1965 First Edition 8vo xxix,290pp, 1965 VG original cloth, in VG DW, protected in Brodart sleeve.
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Icelandic Sagas and Manuscripts (Signed Copy)

by Kristjansson, Jonas (trans by Alan Boucher)

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N & A Smiles
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780685057728
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$50.00

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Reykjavik: Saga Publishing Co 1970 First Edition 4to 95pp ill., 1970 VG+ original illustrated boards, light shelf wear, head of spine pulled & taped, former owner's name in ink on ffep, illustrated throughout with b&w & colour plates, Signed by the Author.
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Translations from the Icelandic: Being Select Passages Introductory to Icelandic Literature (Edda)

by Green, Rev. W.C. (trans)

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Published
1908
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$36.00

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London: Chatto & Windus (The King's Classics) 1908 First Edition 18mo xxiv,260pp, 1908 VG original blind-stamped blue cloth, faded, vellum-backed, top edge gilt, former owner's name in ink on ffep, frontis. with tissue-guard, a square & solid copy, internally clean throughout. Contains sustained extracts in translation from the Eddas and several sagas.
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Tales of the Norsemen (The Saga of Gisli the Outlaw)

by Dasent, Sir George

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Good
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London & Glasgow: Collins' Clear-Type Press (Collins' Bumper Reward Books) nd (c.1931) cr.8vo 158pp Good original illustrated boards, edges worn, spine edges frayed, presentation inscription on front paste-down, colour frontispiece & title page with vignette, pencilling partially erased from half-title page, otherwise a solid copy, internally very clean throughout. Wrap-around cover art by K.E.O.
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London: Norroena Society 1907 8vo xxii,342pp ill., 1907 Good original boards, edges worn, elaborate gilt design, spine amateurly rebacked, bookplate on flyleaf, illustrated with b&w plates & fold-out map. Internally near fine throughout.
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