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Creator:
Mallet, Paul Henri, 1730-1807.
Title:
Northern antiquities; or, An historical account of the manners, customs, religion and laws, maritime expeditions and discoveries, language and literature of the ancient Scandinavians ... Translated from the French of M. Mallet, by Bishop Percy.
Edition:
New ed., rev. throughout, and considerably enlarged; with a translation of the prose Edda from the original Old Norse text; and notes critical and explanatory, by I.A. Blackwell, esq. to which is added, an abstract of the Eyrbyggja saga, by Sir Walter Scott.
Published/Created:
London, G. Bell and sons, 1878.
Physical Description:
3 p.l., 578 p. col. front., illus. 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DL31 .M26 1878
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"London: Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street and Charing Cross."
Frontispiece engraved by George Baxter.
Advertisements: [10] p. bound in at front, [14] p. at end.
References: Mellon coll. T 252.3
Half-title: Bohn's antiquarian library.
Subject Terms:
Bell, G. and Sons -- Publisher.
Scandinavia -- Antiquities.
William Clowes & Sons,ltd. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- 1878.
Wood engravings -- 1878.
Contributors:
Percy, Thomas, 1729-1811.
Blackwell, I. A.
Scott, Walter, 1771-1832.
Baxter, George, 1804-1867, engraver.
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