Dasent, George Webbe (1817-1896),
scholar, Great Britain.
Sir George Webbe Dasent, English Scandinavian scholar, born
1817, died 1896.
1845--1870 assistant editor of Times
1853-- professor in King's College, London
- Popular Tales from the Norse, 1859
- Niala or Njal's Saga, Icelandic medieval saga
- English translation by George Dasent, Burnt Njal, 1861
edition of the English translation from The Online Medieval and
Classic Library (OMACL) at the Berkeley SunSite.
- Gisl, the Outlaw, 1866
Find other Nordic Authors named Dasent,
others born in 1817
or deceased in 1896.
Look for more information in
Project Runeberg, 2007-06-10 21:56 (runeberg)