Sir George Webbe Dasent

(1817—1896) Scandinavian scholar

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Born in the West Indies and educated at Magdalen Hall, Oxford. He spent four years in Stockholm from 1841 studying Scandinavian literature and northern mythology. In 1845 he joined ...

Subjects: Literature.

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