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Old folkloristic books of weather forecast from Christmas for the next twelve months.13
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Charms34
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Dreams114
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Folk customs26
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Pseudo-history61
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Law19
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Laws278
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Corpora38
Dictionaries24
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Onomastics18
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Runes114
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Bibliographies33
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Metrics57
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Rhetoric67
Stylistic4
Tables of contents / indexes236
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Bibliography77
Books of ethics/etiquette11
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Zoology24
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Chapbooks119
Philosophy1
Ethics35
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Poetry34
Adventure poems5
Ancient poems18
Beer poems6
Biography poems7
Confession1
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Conjuration poems2
Cradle poems1
Dance poems6
Dance poems3
Dream poems3
Eddic poems89
Eddic interpretations2
Elegies/ commemorative poems75
Epic poetry in fornyrðislag with fairy-tale motifs9
Epistolary poems / Letter poems65
Epitaphs / Tomb inscriptions26
Epithalamia/ Wedding poems25
Faith poems31
Fatherland poems2
Folk poems11
Folk songs7
Notes (music)21
Heroic poems10
Heroic poems1
Humor poems12
Hymns455
Alphabet hymns8
Baptism hymns1
Bible hymns10
Christmas hymns18
Commandment hymns4
Conformation hymns1
Consolation hymns9
Consolation poems6
Death hymns19
Easter hymns8
Evening hymns36
Exhortation hymns9
Hymns on the Nativity3
Morning hymns31
New year hymns26
Passion hymns29
Penitential hymns12
Season hymns10
Travel hymns10
Week hymns37
Hymns / Praise poems9
Instructive poems2
Ironic poems about the state of the world8
Laments5
Love poems3
Medieval poems4
Memorial poems19
Nursery rhymes10
Occasional poems3
Occasional poems1
Ogress poems6
Panegyrics/ Praise poems11
Poems about ancient heroes7
Poems about gods9
Poems about old age3
Poems on weather conditions1
Polemic poems8
Polemics1
Raven poems1
Rhymes42
Rímur/metrical romances1218
Bible rímur1
Saga poem2
Sailing poem7
Saints poems81
Scaldic poems41
Stanzas286
Tobacco poems2
Vision poems3
Weather poems4
Wisdom poems2
Prolegomena / Prefaces4
Proverbs1
Religion1
Religions5
Catholicism1
Abbesses1
Abbots2
Saints3
Cloisters4
Monks1
Popes4
Christianity22
Bishops113
Church history21
Lutheranism1
Priest69
Theology318
Books on Christian religion/ meditations/ spiritual devotion45
Bible46
Apocrypha11
Bible commentary11
Bible stories3
Books of prayers8
Catechism3
Collections of sermons for loud reading at home8
Liturgy-books2
Meditations1
Prayers178
Miracles2
Week prayers18
Evening prayers12
Morning prayers6
Churches51
Heathendom3
Greek mythology7
Norse mythology48
Roman mythology1
Liturgics14
Liturgic songs1
Masses36
Missals20
Riddles2
Royal genealogies1
Sayings1
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Sports
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