Njal'S Saga [Audiobook] download free by Lee Milton Hollander

Njal'S Saga Audiobook download free by Lee Milton Hollander
  • Listen audiobook: Njal'S Saga
  • Author: Lee Milton Hollander
  • Release date: 1999/3/15
  • Publisher: WORDSWORTH EDITIONS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9781853267857
  • Rating: 9.94 of 10
  • Votes: 893
  • Review by: Xavier Gonzalez
  • Review rating: 9.88 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/3
  • Duration: 5H5M12S in 256 kbps (83.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-15
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, Apple Lossless, MPEG4 (compression CBZ, TGZ, 7-ZIP, TZ, ZIP, ACE, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 416
  • Includes a PDF summary of 43 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 32M32S (8.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Translated by Lee M. Hollander, with an Introduction by Thorsteinn Gylfason.Njal's Saga is the finest of the Icelandic sagas, and one of the world's greatest prose works. Written c.1280, about events a couple of centuries earlier, it is divided into three parts: the first recounts the touching friendship between noble Gunnar and the statesman Njal, together with the fatal enmity between their wives. The second part works out the central tragedy of the saga, while the third describes the retribution wrought by Flosi and Kari.The saga is remarkable not only for the details of everyday life - the farming, the feasting and the charcoal-burning - but also for the social structure of the society in which that life took place - the Althing or Parliament, the lawmaking and the lawgiving. The grandeur of the narrative and the beauty and distinction of the characters mark Njal's Saga as an essential text for all who love adventure and great literature.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Essays, Sagas, Classic Books & Novels, Contemporary Fiction
  • Download servers: Dropbox, FileServe, Box, BitShare, Torrent. Compressed in CBZ, TGZ, 7-ZIP, TZ, ZIP, ACE, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 7.64 USD
  • Dimensions: 126x192x22mm
  • Weight: 281.23g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Herts, United Kingdom

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