Myths and legends

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A. B. Mitford: Das alte Japan, Sagen, Mythen, Märchen, Bräuche

ANACONDA VERLAG GMBH, 2007

Die über Jahrtausende gewachsene Kultur Japans beeindruckt und fesselt bis heute. Sehr eng sind die historische Überlieferung und das moderne Leben des inzwischen hochtechnisierten Inselstaates miteinander verwoben.

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Early Irish Myths and Sagas

PENGUIN BOOKS, 1981

First written down in the 8th century AD, these early Irish stories depict a far older world - part myth, part legend and part history. Rich with magic and achingly beautiful, they speak of a land of heroic battles, intense love and warrior ideals

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Price: 2 725 Ft

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Egil's Saga

PENGUIN BOOKS, 1976

Egil's Saga tells the story of the long and brutal life of 10th century warrior-poet and farmer Egil Skallagrimsson: a morally ambiguous character who was at once the composer of intricately beautiful poetry, and a physical grotesque

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Price: 2 890 Ft

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Eyrbyggja Saga

PENGUIN BOOKS, 1989

Mixing realism with wild Gothic imagination, Eyrbyggja Saga dramatizes a thirteenth-century view of the past, from the pagan anarchy of the Viking Age to the settlement of Iceland and the beginnings of organized society.

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Price: 6 875 Ft

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Gisli Sursson's Saga and the Saga of the People of Eyri

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2003

Based on oral tales that originated from historical events in 10th century Iceland, these two sagas follow the fate of a powerful Viking family across two generations, from its Norwegian ancestry through fierce battles to defend its honour.

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Price: 3 750 Ft

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Hindu Myths

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2007

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Hrafnkel's Saga and Other Stories

PENGUIN BOOKS

All seven stories in this volume exemplify the outstanding qualities of realistic fiction in medieval Iceland. They date from the 13th century and fall into two distinct groups.

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