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The Story of Siegfried

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This version offers 'a clearer understanding and a wiser appreciation of the thoughts and feelings of our old northern ancestors'.
Paperback, 156 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Echo Library (first published 1882)
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this version/summary by james baldwin is really good. i found the audiobook on itunes at USF* Lit2Go. the reader is clear and engaging. and of course baldwin's summary of these stories are well worth the time. listed as a 6th grade level and i can easily imagine that this age group would totally enjoy this audio. ohyeah.

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A lovely read for any Tolkien fan. It is a wonderful resource to see what inspired such a legendary author.
Classic stories from Norse mythology, told in a delightful tone of heroic manliness.
Tolkein-esque story and Norse mythology blended together. Very enjoyable!
Norse mythology is my favorite.
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James Baldwin (1841-1925) was an American editor and author. Largely self-educated, he began teaching at the age of 24. In addition to editing school books, he started writing books of his own. After the publication in 1882 of The Story of Siegfried, he went on to write more
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