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A Handbook of Norse Mythology

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Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Myths & mythology,
  • Norse religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Mythology, Norse

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7639164M
ISBN 10048643219X
ISBN 109780486432199

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