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History of the literature of the Scandinavian North from the most ancient times to the present.

Frederik Winkel Horn

History of the literature of the Scandinavian North from the most ancient times to the present.

By Frederik Winkel Horn, PH. D. Revised by the author, and translated by Rasmus B. Anderson ... with a bibliography of the important books in the English language relating to the Scandinavian countries

by Frederik Winkel Horn

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Published by Kraus Reprint in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scandinavian literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnderson, Rasmus Björn, 1846-1936, Solberg, Thorvald, 1852-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT7060 W5 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination507p.
    Number of Pages507
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20817424M

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