Gunnar's Daughter

Gunnar's Daughter

Sigrid Undset - Author

Arthur G. Chater - Translator

Sherrill Harbison - Editor

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ISBN 9780141180205 | 208 pages | 01 Apr 1998 | Penguin Classics | 5.27 x 7.75in | 18 - AND UP
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Written in 1909, this swift and compelling tale of a female avenger from the Saga Age was Undset's first novel with a medieval setting. Unlike most of the Viking-inspired art of its period, it is not a historical romance but addresses questions as troublesome in Undset's own time--and in ours--as they were in the Saga Age: rape and revenge, civil and domestic violence.