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Guðbrandur Vigfússon 1827-1889

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Works: 125 works in 528 publications in 13 languages and 3,724 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Church history  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Commentator for written text
Classifications: PD2379, 839.6
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Most widely held works by Guðbrandur Vigfússon
An Icelandic-English dictionary by Richard Cleasby( Book )
87 editions published between 1869 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 829 libraries worldwide
An Icelandic-English dictionary of the Old Icelandic language
Corpus poeticum boreale: the poetry of the Old Northern tongue, from the earliest times to the thirteenth century by Guðbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
48 editions published between 1883 and 1965 in 6 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
A concise dictionary of old Icelandic by Geir T. Zoëga( Book )
11 editions published between 1910 and 1988 in English and Icelandic and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Modern Icelandic is closer to the speech patterns of the Middle Ages than any living European language. Thus, a knowledge of Icelandic is highly relevant to the study of English history. This volume, one of the most complete available, will be indispensable to scholars of medieval Icelandic and English culture and history
Norse mythology; the Elder Edda in prose translation by Edda Kristjánsdóttir( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Icelandic sagas and other historical documents relating to the settlements and descents of the Northmen on the British Isles by Great Britain( Book )
29 editions published between 1887 and 1964 in 5 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Origines islandicae; a collection of the more important sagas and other native writings relating to the settlement and early history of Iceland by Guðbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
11 editions published between 1905 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Sturlunga saga, including the Islendinga saga of lawman Sturla Thordsson and other works by Sturla Þórðarson( Book )
28 editions published in 1878 in 3 languages and held by 137 libraries worldwide
An Icelandic prose reader, with notes, grammar, and glossary by Guðbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
14 editions published between 1879 and 1888 in English and Icelandic and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Ur Dölum til Dala : Guđbrandur Vigfússon Centenary Essays ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Icelandic Sagas and other historical documents relating to the settlements and descents of the Northmen on the British isles by George Webbe Dasent( Book )
37 editions published between 1887 and 1964 in 4 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
This four-volume set of Icelandic sagas with English translations was prepared between 1887 and 1894 by the celebrated Icelandic scholar Gudbrand Vigfusson (1827-89) and the foremost translator of the day, Sir George Webbe Dasent (1817-96). It includes Orkneyinga saga, a history of the jarls of Orkney from the late ninth century to about 1200, composed in Iceland around 1230 but preserved complete only in the fourteenth-century Flateyjarb k; and H konar saga H konarsonar, the life of the king of Norway from 1217 to 1263 and the principal source for Norwegian history over this period, in which H kon's reign put an end to a long civil war. It was written soon after his death by the Icelandic chieftain and historian Sturla r arson at the instigation of the king's son
Flateyjarbok. En samling af norske konge-sagaer med indskudte mindre fortællinger om begivenheder i og udenfor Norge samt annaler ( Book )
22 editions published between 1860 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Bárðarsaga Snæfellsáss, Viglundarsaga, Þórðarsaga, Draumavitranir, Völsaþáttr, ved Guðbrandr Vigfússon by Guþbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
27 editions published between 1850 and 1860 in 8 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Eyrbyggja saga ( Book )
13 editions published in 1864 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Biskupa sögur, gefnar út af hinu Íslenzka bókmentafèlagi by Jón Sigurðsson( Book )
in Icelandic and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Grimm centenary; Sigfred-Arminivs, and other papers by Guðbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
7 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
This volume contains an interesting collection of essays on the heroes of Teutonic song and legend
Historiske fortællinger om islændernes færd hjemme og ude ( Book )
in Danish and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Origines Islandicae : a collection of the more important sagas and other native writings relating to the settlement and early history of Iceland by Guþbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
10 editions published between 1905 and 1977 in English and Old Norse and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Sturlunga Saga ( Book )
4 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ein islending i Noreg : reiseskildring frå 1854 by Guðbrandur Vigfússon( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Icelandic and Norwegian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Bardarsaga snaefellsáss, Víglundarsaga, ... by Bárðar saga Snæfellsáss( Book )
3 editions published in 1860 in Danish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gubrandr Vigfusson 1827-1889
Gubrandur Vigfusson, 1827-1889
Guðbrand Vigfússon 1827-1889
Guðbrandr Vigfússon 1827-1889
Guðbrandur Vigfússon 1827-1889
Guðbrandur Vigfússon filologo islandese
Guðbrandur Vigfússon filoloog uit IJsland (1827-1889)
Guðbrandur Vigfússon Icelandic scholar
Guðbrandur Vigfússon skandinavischer Gelehrter
Guðdbrandr Vigfússon 1827-1889
Gudhbrandr Vigfússon 1827-1889
Guþbrandur Vigfússon 1827-1889
Vigfússon, Gubrand
Vigfússon, Gubrandr
Vigfússon, Gubrandur
Vigfusson, Gubrandur 1827-1889
Vigfússon, Gudbrand
Vigfússon, Guðbrand 1827-1889
Vigfússon, Guðbrandr 1827-1889
Vigfússon, Guđbrandur
Vigfússon, Guđbrandur 1827-1889
Vigfússon, Gudhbrandr 1827-1889
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