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Old Norse

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  1. Ari Þorgilsson: On the Settling of Iceland
  2. from the Prologue of Snorra Edda
  3. from the Grettis saga
  4. from the Njáls saga
  5. from the Egils saga
  6. from the Tale of Bǫðvarr Bjarki
  7. from the Battle of Stamford Bridge
  8. The Waking of Angantýr
  9. from the Vǫluspá
  10. from the Hávamál


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