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Administration26
Archival lists/ lists of legal papers44
Boundaries5
Chartularies54
Contracts / Marriage settlements4
Diplomas304
Directives3
Documents concerning driftwood2
Driftwood sites/owners register8
Estate14
Freight letters / records4
Government1
Inheritance records3
Inheritance records16
Kvittunarbréf2
Land registers63
Legal papers of land estate24
Legal papers of land estate43
Official letter/ documents152
Official books1
Parliament46
Possessions inventories24
Power of attorney4
Property boundary registers12
Registers of sheep marks1
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Statistical reports2
Testimonies51
Tithe4
Visitations5
gift vouchers4
Anthropology1
Antiquities24
Homilies5
Kings' sagas170
Kings' tales79
Mythical-heoric tales37
Mythical-heroic sagas359
Prose romances456
Sagas of Icelanders636
Sagas of bishops132
Sagas of contemporary history74
Saint's sagas115
Sagas of apostles32
Sagas of holy people12
Visions6
Tales of Icelanders256
Arts2
Architecture7
Art22
Drama2
Music38
Astronomy6
Calendars49
Almanacs70
Easter tables2
Old folkloristic books of weather forecast from Christmas for the next twelve months.13
Chronology68
Cosmology2
Autobiographies4
Biographies21
Biography
Censuses14
Professional registers21
Registers of writers / poets22
Diaries225
Epistles / Letters482
Letter books52
Letter collections11
Genealogy56
Genealogies217
Kirkjubækur1
Name registers32
Notebooks58
Private documents251
Biography sections25
Botany3
Calendar7
Codicology2
Ink3
Manuscript catalogues24
Philology22
Script5
Communications1
Postal communications2
Crime
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Theft3
Economics6
Education
Catechisms5
Grading1
Schools111
Reading6
Alphabet31
Text-books66
Encyclopedic wisdom10
Essays44
Eulogys/ Remembrance speeches4
Exempla4
Folk tales19
Galdrasögur6
Galdramenn5
Töfrabrögð1
Ófreskigáfur/Skyggni3
Ghost tales13
Afturgöngur3
Fylgjur4
Uppvakningar/sendingar4
Útburðir2
Goðfræðisögur1
Dwarf tales2
Elf tales9
Huldufólk tales10
Sæbúar og vatna4
Troll tales7
Umskiptingar1
Helgisögur
Guð og kölski4
Helgir menn2
Hjátrú5
Kreddur4
Fyrirboðar3
Fyrirburðir1
Kímnisögur1
Níska/hrekkir1
Um klerka og kirkjulega hluti2
Náttúrusögur1
Dýrasögur4
Grasasögur3
Loftsjónir/tunglsögur1
Sjór5
Steinasögur3
Örnefnasögur4
Tales/ fairy-tales/ exempla146
Viðburðasögur1
Frá fornmönnum4
Sagnir frá seinni tíma2
Útilegumannasögur3
Folkloristics/Ethnology12
Astrology14
Charms34
Magic books15
Dreams114
Interpretations of dreams11
Palm reading14
Signs of the zodiac7
Folk customs26
Clothing1
Cooking13
Festivities7
Textile products5
Weddings17
Prophecies19
Pseudo-history61
Superstition112
Visions23
Geography12
Maps7
Toponymy65
Geology1
Volcanos36
Health1
Medicine43
Childbirth12
Healing166
History60
Annals198
Art history4
Court history4
News9
Politics46
Population history8
Hymn sheets1
Industries2
Agriculture35
Commerce34
Construction/smith-work with wood or iron10
Fishing18
Housekeeping11
Domestic manufacture5
Dyeing1
Weaving4
Industry23
Trade58
Late mythical-heoric sagas7
Late romances6
Late sagas of Icelanders1
Law127
Convictions99
Sentences4
Outlawry1
Prison1
Laws283
Canon law102
Lawspeakers4
Lawyers13
Members of goðorð4
Lectures1
Linguistics13
Corpora38
Dictionaries24
Letter codes44
Onomastics24
Place-names24
Orthography10
Runes114
Verbal definitions76
Literary criticism14
Bibliographies33
History of literature29
Interpretations of poems / verses28
Lists of poems30
Metrics57
Metrical keys13
Poetics20
Rhetoric68
Stylistic4
Tables of contents / indexes241
Literature12
Anecdotes3
Bibliography83
Books of ethics/etiquette11
Children's books1
Polemics5
Magazines4
Mathematics3
Meteorology7
Sea ice2
Mineralogy2
Natural sciences16
Zoology24
Animals5
Birds16
Newspapers3
Novels8
Chapbooks124
Philosophy7
Ethics36
Christian ethics4
Photographs2
Plays2
Poetry126
Adventure poems5
Ancient poems18
Beer poems6
Biography poems7
Confession1
Congratulatory poems6
Conjuration poems2
Cradle poems1
Dance poems6
Dance poems3
Dream poems3
Eddic poems89
Eddic interpretations2
Elegies/ commemorative poems77
Epic poetry in fornyrðislag with fairy-tale motifs9
Epistolary poems / Letter poems68
Epitaphs / Tomb inscriptions26
Epithalamia/ Wedding poems25
Faith poems31
Fatherland poems2
Folk poems11
Folk songs7
Notes (music)21
Heroic poems10
Heroic poems1
Humor poems12
Hymns462
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 romances1235
Bible rímur1
Saga poem2
Sailing poem7
Saints poems83
Scaldic poems41
Stanzas286
Tobacco poems2
Vision poems3
Weather poems4
Wisdom poems2
Prolegomena / Prefaces19
Proverbs4
Religion7
Religions5
Catholicism2
Abbesses1
Abbots2
Saints3
Cloisters4
Monks1
Popes4
Christianity23
Bishops113
Church history21
Lutheranism1
Priest73
Theology328
Books on Christian religion/ meditations/ spiritual devotion46
Bible56
Apocrypha11
Bible commentary11
Bible stories3
Books of prayers8
Catechism3
Collections of sermons for loud reading at home8
Liturgy-books2
Meditations3
Prayers185
Miracles2
Week prayers18
Evening prayers12
Morning prayers6
Churches55
Heathendom3
Greek mythology7
Norse mythology49
Roman mythology1
Liturgics14
Liturgic songs1
Masses37
Missals20
Requiem/ Masses for the dead1
Riddles13
Royal genealogies3
Sayings5
Sermons15
Settlement9
Short-stories3
Speeches4
Sports
Games8
Chess2
Story sections4
Tales of wisdom1
Translations3
Travel stories2