“Old Norse to Old English dictionary” compiled by Boguslav Bolek
A New artist’s book by Mike Clements
The gripping story of Boguslav Bolek’s escape from Latvia during the communist era and his path to fluency in Old Norse and later Old English; of his vow, aged 21, never to speak any other languages; of his family life, which led to a cluster of eight Old Norse speakers; and of his lost dictionary.