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The Book of Icelanders, AM 113 b fol.
The Book of Icelanders, AM 113 b fol.

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The Book of Icelanders is a concise history of Iceland from the Age of Settlement (c. AD 870-930) until 1118, written by the priest Ari Porgilsson (1068-1148) during the years 1122-1132; here in a mid 17th century copy of a now-lost codex from about 1200; with annotations by the collector Arni Magnusson.
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Keywords: medieval Icelandic manuscript Arnamagnaean
Photographer: Johanna Olafsdottir
Copyright: İ The Arni Magnusson Institute for Icelandic Studies
Date: 26 March 2008
Place: Reykjavik
Country: Iceland

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