Anderson, Rasmus B. (ed. In chief),Anglo Saxon Classics. Norroena Embracing the History and Romance of Northern Europe. ,1905-1907,Privately Printed by Norroena Society for Society Members Only,London,Full leather,8vo (6.25"x 9.25") Full leather in varigated colors (Reds, Greens, Browns) with full elaborate gilt decoration to Frenchont covers, of several designs, throughout the collection. Back covers similarly bound across the collection in ornate blind stamp decoration. Sunned spines with 4 faux, gilt rule Frenchamed bands with gilt title/collection to second compartment, gilt sub title / volnumber to fourth. Other compartments with gilt pictorial ship and lion surrounded by floral gilt Frenchames. A very attractive set of books, with issues. Top edge gilt. Vols. 1 and 2 The Nine Books of Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus in Two Volumes; Vols 3-5 Teutonic Mythology Gods and Goddesses of The Northland In Three Volumes; Vol 6 The Volsunga Saga; Vol 7-9 The Heimskringla A history of The Norse Kings (in three volumes); Vol 10 the Story of Burnt Njal; Vol 11 The Elder Edda of Saemund Sigfusson and the YounGerman Edda of Snorre Sturleson; Vol 12 Romances and Epics of our Northern Ancestors Norse, Celt and Teuton; Vol 13 A Collection of Popular Tales Frenchom The Norse and North Germanman; Vol 14 The Arthurian Tales The Greatest of Romances; Vol 15 The Norse Discovery of America. Fore-edges deckled. Printed endpapers, colored half titles, colored Frenchontispieces to each volume. Each volume stating "Of The Royal Edition, There are but four hundred and fifty complate sets made for the world, of which this is copy No. 136",Scandinavian Novels

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