An Icelandic-English Dictionary, by Richard Cleasby and by Richard Cleasby, Volundr Lars Agnarsson, Gudbrand Vigfusson

By Richard Cleasby, Volundr Lars Agnarsson, Gudbrand Vigfusson

The main finished and well-known previous Norse to English Dictionary. First released in 1874, this 792 web page model contains the Addendum.

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