Thoroddsen Manuscript

Scope and Content

Piltur og stulka: Indride and Sigrid, an Icelandic tale translated from the Danish of Kr. Kalund. Manuscript of the beginning of the work, comprising about one-tenth of the whole.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jon Poroarson Thoroddsen was a poet and author. Professor Dr Thorvald Thoroddsen, the writer on Icelandic geology and geography, was his son.

Access Information


The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Acquisition Information

Presented by the Viking Society through the W.W. Grantham Library in 1942.

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