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Administration79
Archival lists/ lists of legal papers44
Boundaries14
Chartularies68
Contracts / Marriage settlements11
Diplomas508
Directives4
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Estate16
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Land registers66
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Official letter/ documents198
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Anthropology68
Antiquities90
Homilies5
Kings' sagas177
Kings' tales80
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Prose romances485
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Visions6
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Astronomy76
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Old folkloristic books of weather forecast from Christmas for the next twelve months.15
Chronology80
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Biography50
Censuses28
Professional registers33
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Diaries237
Epistles / Letters516
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Genealogies250
Kirkjubækur13
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Private documents263
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Biology6
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Script7
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Galdrasögur6
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Ghost tales13
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Útburðir2
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Sæbúar og vatna4
Troll tales7
Umskiptingar1
Helgisögur
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Hjátrú5
Kreddur9
Fyrirboðar3
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Náttúrusögur1
Dýrasögur4
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Loftsjónir/tunglsögur1
Sjór5
Steinasögur3
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Tales/ fairy-tales/ exempla149
Viðburðasögur1
Frá fornmönnum4
Kirkjusögur2
Sagnir frá seinni tíma2
Útilegumannasögur3
Folkloristics/Ethnology64
Astrology17
Charms41
Magic books15
Dreams122
Interpretations of dreams11
Palm reading14
Signs of the zodiac11
Folk customs27
Clothing1
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Festivities7
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Weddings22
Prophecies22
Pseudo-history63
Superstition121
Visions23
Geography157
Maps7
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Volcanos36
Health7
Medicine44
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Healing184
History460
Annals217
Art history4
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News15
Politics46
Population history9
Humor6
Humorous tales20
Hymn sheets12
Industries45
Agriculture35
Commerce39
Construction/smith-work with wood or iron11
Fishing18
Housekeeping11
Domestic manufacture5
Dyeing2
Weaving4
Industry24
Trade63
Late mythical-heoric sagas149
Late romances117
Late sagas of Icelanders72
Law592
Convictions168
Sentences4
Outlawry1
Prison1
Laws311
Canon law114
Lawspeakers4
Lawyers15
Members of goðorð4
Lectures42
Linguistics221
Corpora66
Dictionaries30
Letter codes45
Onomastics25
Place-names25
Orthography13
Runes120
Verbal definitions81
Literary criticism41
Bibliographies35
History of literature31
Interpretations of poems / verses29
Lists of poems30
Metrics59
Metrical keys16
Poetics20
Rhetoric74
Stylistic4
Tables of contents / indexes266
Literature105
Anecdotes3
Bibliography90
Books of ethics/etiquette11
Children's books1
Polemics5
Magazines58
Mathematics55
Memoirs17
Meteorology82
Sea ice2
Mineralogy30
Natural sciences165
Zoology27
Animals6
Birds16
Newspapers11
Notations3
Notes (scholarly)5
Novels125
Chapbooks127
Obituaries17
Philosophy90
Ethics40
Christian ethics4
Photographs8
Physics6
Plays95
Poetry1817
Adventure poems5
Ancient poems19
Beer poems6
Biography poems7
Confession1
Congratulatory poems6
Conjuration poems3
Cradle poems2
Dance poems6
Dance poems3
Dream poems4
Eddic poems91
Eddic interpretations2
Elegies/ commemorative poems94
Epic poetry in fornyrðislag with fairy-tale motifs9
Epistolary poems / Letter poems74
Epitaphs / Tomb inscriptions28
Epithalamia/ Wedding poems26
Faith poems32
Fatherland poems2
Folk poems11
Folk songs7
Notes (music)21
Heroic poems11
Heroic poems2
Humor poems15
Hymns558
Alphabet hymns8
Baptism hymns1
Bible hymns10
Christmas hymns18
Commandment hymns4
Conformation hymns1
Consolation hymns9
Consolation poems6
Death hymns20
Easter hymns8
Evening hymns37
Exhortation hymns9
Hymns on the Nativity3
Morning hymns31
New year hymns26
Passion hymns29
Penitential hymns14
Season hymns10
Travel hymns10
Week hymns38
Hymns / Praise poems9
Instructive poems2
Ironic poems about the state of the world4
Laments5
Love poems3
Medieval poems4
Memorial poems20
Nursery rhymes10
Occasional poems3
Occasional poems1
Ogress poems7
Panegyrics/ Praise poems11
Poems about ancient heroes7
Poems about gods10
Poems about old age3
Poems on weather conditions2
Polemic poems13
Polemics1
Raven poems1
Rhymes43
Rímur/metrical romances1414
Bible rímur1
Saga poem2
Sailing poem7
Saints poems97
Scaldic poems41
Stanzas292
Tobacco poems2
Vision poems3
Weather poems4
Wisdom poems2
Prolegomena / Prefaces81
Proverbs47
Psychology1
Religion26
Religions5
Catholicism2
Abbesses2
Abbots3
Saints3
Cloisters5
Monks1
Popes4
Christianity24
Bishops118
Church history24
Lutheranism1
Priest85
Theology384
Books on Christian religion/ meditations/ spiritual devotion55
Bible58
Apocrypha11
Bible commentary12
Bible stories4
Books of prayers8
Catechism3
Collections of sermons for loud reading at home8
Liturgy-books2
Meditations4
Prayers220
Miracles2
Week prayers20
Evening prayers12
Morning prayers6
Churches61
Heathendom4
Greek mythology7
Norse mythology57
Roman mythology1
Liturgics14
Liturgic songs1
Masses39
Missals22
Requiem/ Masses for the dead10
Riddles96
Royal genealogies31
Sayings17
Sermons104
Settlement26
Short-stories65
Speeches64
Sports6
Games10
Chess2
Story sections77
Tales of wisdom22
Translations53
Travel stories44
Travelogues28