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Pre-Christian Religions of the North: Sources

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Hrollaugr sails Iceland and follows his highseat pillars floating in the sea, seeking a good place to settle.


[excerpt from] Ldn ch. 83b

83b. Hrollaugr's Highseat Pillars

Hrollaugr fór til Íslands með...

Hrollaug went to Iceland with...

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The Narratives of Landnámabók is set in the late 9th century where people from mainly Norse cultures leave their homelands and sail to Iceland in the north west to settle.


(Contributed by Liv Marit Aurdal.)


Main text: Landnámabók

Attributes: Ritual Landscape Mountain High-seat pillar Sea Land-taking

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Text sections: Anon Ldn 83bIV


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