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Cover of: Origines islandicae by Guðbrandur Vigfússon

Origines islandicae
a collection of the more important sagas and other native writings relating to the settlement and early history of Iceland
ed. and tr. by Gudbrand Vigfusson and F. York Powel

Published by At the Clarendon Press in Oxford .

Table of Contents

vol. I. book 1. Settlement and settlers. Landnama-book, or The Book of settlements. Early genealogies from sagas. The Thorsness settlement. Mantissa: The tale of Garmund Hell-skin.
book 2. The old constitution. Libellus Islandorum. Primitive laws and customs. Early constitutional law. Nial and the Fifth court.
book 3. Conversion and the early church of Iceland. Cristne saga: The tale of Thorwald the Far-farer. Early church legends (Swade and the poor; Thorhall Knop; the tale of Thidrande) The lives of the first seven bishops of Scalholt: Hungrvaca, ℗Þorl©Øaks saga, P©Øols saga. S. John of Holar's Life (Ioans saga). Second life of Thoriac (Oddaverja-℗þ©Øattr). Fragments from Gunlaug's Life
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Classifications

Library of Congress PT7220 .V5

The Physical Object

Pagination 2 v.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL7198120M
Internet Archive originesislandic01guiala
LC Control Number 05033562
OCLC/WorldCat 305469

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