'The time has come,' the Walrus said,
'To talk of many things:
Of shoes — and ships — and sealing-wax —
Of cabbages — and kings —
And why the sea is boiling hot —
And whether pigs have wings.'
Lewis Carroll: The Walrus and the Carpenter

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I århundrer kjente en bare Ibn Fadlans risala gjennom sitater i andre verker. Men i 1923 kom en avskrift fra 1200-tallet av originalberetn...