The Sagas of the Icelanders (Paperback)

By Jane Smiley

Penguin UK, 9780141000039, 348pp.

Publication Date: February 24, 2005

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/3/2000)

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About the Author

Jane Smiley's ten works of fiction include The Age of Grief, The Greenlanders, Ordinary Love and Good Will, Moo, A Thousand Acres (which won the Pulitzer Prize), and most recently the bestselling Horse Heaven.


Praise For The Sagas of the Icelanders

"One of the great marvels of World Literature.... This is a dream come true." --Ted Hughes

"A testimony to the human spirit's ability not only to endure what fate may send it but to be renewed by the experience." --Seamus Heaney

"The glory of the Sagas is indisputable." --Milan Kundera

"Generally excellent, accurate and readable, these translations are sure to become the standard versions." --The Times Literary Supplement (London)