The Saga of the People of Laxardal and Bolli Bollason's Tale (Penguin Classics)

The Saga of the People of Laxardal and Bolli Bollason's Tale (Penguin Classics)


The Penguin Classics record of medieval sagas grows ever extra amazing with those exciting Norse sagas

One of the best-loved works of Icelandic literature, this stirring story of warfare and romance follows 3 generations of sturdy girls, clever leaders, and hotheaded warriors. the one saga rumored to were written by way of a girl, it tells of the centuries predating 1245, while magic rites and sorcery clashed with the unfold of Christianity all through a speedily altering Viking world. 

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more suitable by means of introductions and notes by means of distinctive students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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