Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5284
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  • Title: Make Me a Match: Motifs of Betrothal in the Sagas of the Icelanders [discusses the desirable characteristics for husbands and wives and the particular cases of only daughters and widows].
  • Source: Scandinavian Studies 69, 3 (Summer 1997): Pages 296 - 319.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Betrothal in Literature Gender in Literature Husbands Iceland Literature- Prose Marriage in Literature Sagas Wives in Literature Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: 12-13
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00365637
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