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The Complete Sagas of Icelanders Including 49 Tales: Five Volume Set in a Presentation Box Hardcover – 10 Aug 1997

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  • Hardcover: 2313 pages
  • Publisher: Leifur Eiriksson Publishing Ltd (10 Aug. 1997)
  • ISBN-10: 9979929308
  • ISBN-13: 978-9979929307
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,000,217 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"...I should warn you that they are addictive – ... it's hard to go past The Complete Sagas." -- Danny Yee's Book Reviews, 2001

"At the end of Volume Five the reader leaves an intensely-imagined world, comparable in realistic effect with Hardy or Dickens." -- The Times Literary Supplement, 34.6.1998

"Collectively, the sagas of Icelanders provide a window to history and culture that is unique..." -- Speculum - A Journal of Medieval Studies, Oct. 1998

"TCSI" presents fresh, new, highly readable versions. ...regarded as the most "modern" works of medieval European literature" -- The Denver Post, April 29, 2001

...the recent publication in English translations of the Complete Sagas of Icelanders(...), erects a milestone on the international publishing scene. -- The New York Review of Books, December 20, 2001

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