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legend of the origin of poetry

Kathryn J. Barnett

legend of the origin of poetry

an edition of part of Snorri Sturluson"s Edda with full introduction, notes, appendices and glossary.

by Kathryn J. Barnett

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A) - University of Birmingham, Dept of English.

ContributionsSnorri Sturluson, 1178-1241.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13738151M

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