Review – Icelandic Folk Legends: Tales of Apparitions, Outlaws, and Things Unseen by Alda Sigmundsdóttir

In this collection of translated tales, the oral legends of Iceland come to life on page in a way that reflects their origins as spoken tales. Ghosts, apparitions, deacons, and even Satan make appearances in these tales that feature elves and ogres just as easily. Legends have played a role in the history of Iceland […]