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    Dasent, Sir George Webbe (male) 05/22/1817 - 06/11/1896 English Magdalen Hall, Oxford

    Norse scholar, diplomat, journalist, and editor; served in Stockholm; assistant editor of The Times; professor of English Literature and Modern History at King's College; wrote The Story of Burnt Njal from the Icelandic of the Njals Saga (1861) and other works. See Boase V: 22.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

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