Sketch of the Norse Discovery of America, at the Festival of the Scandinavian Societies Assembled May 18, 1891, in Boston

Sketch of the Norse Discovery of America, at the Festival of the Scandinavian Societies Assembled May 18, 1891, in Boston : On the Occasion of Presenting a Testimonial to Eben Norton Horsford, in Recognition of the Finding of the Landfall of Leif Erikson,

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Excerpt from Sketch of the Norse Discovery of America, at the Festival of the Scandinavian Societies Assembled May 18, 1891, in Boston: On the Occasion of Presenting a Testimonial to Eben Norton Horsford, in Recognition of the Finding of the Landfall of Leif Erikson, the Site of His Vineland Home and of the Ancient Norse City of Norumbega, in Massachusetts, in the 43d Degree The Saga relates that, after a temporary stay on the Island of the Land fall, they went on board and sailed through a bay, or across a bay (as from Cape Cod to the Gurnet), that lay between the Island and a ness that jutted out northeastward from the mainland - (as the great promontory lying between Plymouth Bay and Boston Harbor - i. E. From the Gurnet Krossaness - to N ant-asket). They steered the ship westward past the ness (as from the Gurnet past Cohasset into Boston Harbor). About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 86g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243092989
  • 9780243092987