After struggeling to find a peacefull and good place to settle in Iceland, Bjǫrn finally settles in Grindavik and his dream of more lifestock and a better life comes true.
86c. Bjǫrn's Dreams of Good Fortune Comes True
En um várit eptir fóru þeir M...
In the spring Molda-Gnup and ...
The narrative of Landnámabók is set in the late 9th/early 10th century where people from mainly Norse cultures leave their homelands and sail to Iceland in the north west to settle. Landnámabók survives in 5 medieval manuscripts all dating to late 13th century and later. Sturlubók by Sturla Þórðarson, Hauksbók by Haukr Erlendsson (based on Sturlubók and a lost version by Styrmir Kárason), Melabók, Skarðsárbók and Þórðarbók.
(Contributed by Liv Marit Aurdal.)
Main text: Landnámabók
Text sections: Anon Ldn 86cIV