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Heimskringla, or, the lives of the Norse Kings by Snorri Sturluson

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Published by Heffer in Cambridge .
Written in English


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Statementedited with notes by Erling Monsen.
ContributionsMonsen, Erling.
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Open LibraryOL13720153M

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