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Online Resources

Bækur: https://baekur.is/search

Dictionary of Old Norse Prose: https://onp.ku.dk/onp/onp.php

Handrit: https://handrit.is

Heimskringla: https://heimskringla.no/wiki/Forside

My Norse Digital Image Repository: https://myndir.uvic.ca/index.html

World-Tree Project: http://www.worldtreeproject.org

Manuscript Catalogues

Gödel, Vilhelm. Katalog öfver Upsala Universitets Biblioteks fornisländska och fornnorska handskrifter. Upsala: Almœvist & Wiksells Boktryckeri Aktiebolag, 1892.

Kålund, Kristian, ed. Katalog over de oldnorsk-islandske håndskrifter i Det store kongelige bibliotek og i Universitetsbiblioteket. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1900.

Kålund, Kristian, ed.  Katalog over den Arnamagnæanske Håndskriftsamling. 2 vols. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1889–1894.

Páll Eggert Ólason. Skrá um handritasöfn landsbókasafnsins. 3 vols. Reykjavík, 1918–1937.

Lexicons

Bricka, C. F, ed. Dansk biografisk Lexikon, tillige omfattende Norge for Tidsrummet 1537-1814. 19 vols. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1887–1905.

Páll Eggert Ólason. Íslenzkar æviskrár frá landnámstímum til ársloka 1940. 5 vols. Reykjavík: Hið íslenska bókmenntafélag, 1948–1952.

Editions and Translations

Brown, Ursula, ed. Þorgils saga ok Hafliða. Ursula Brown. London: Oxford University Press, 1952.

Elton, Oliver, trans. The Nine Books of the Danish History of Saxo Grammaticus. 2 vols. London: Norræna Society, 1905.

Finnur Jónsson, ed. Landnámabók, Hauksbók, Sturlubók, Melabók m.m. Copenhagen: Thieles Bogtrykkeri, 1900.

Jakob Benediktsson, ed. Arngrimi Jonae Opera Latine Conscripta. 4 vols. Bibliotheca Arnamagnæana. Copenhagen: Munksgaard, 1950–1957.

Jakob Benediktsson, ed. Ole Worm’s Correspondence with Icelanders. Bibliotheca Arnamagnæana 7. Copenhagen: Munksgaard, 1948.

Kålund, Kristian, ed. Arne Magnusson, Brevveksling med Torfæus. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1916.

Kålund, Kristian, ed.  Arne Magnussons private brevveksling. Copenhagen and Oslo: Gyldendal, 1920.

Ólafur Halldórsson, Hilmar Stephensen, Jón Sigurðssno, and Oddgeir Stephensen, eds. Lovsamling for Island. 21 vols. Copenhagen: Andr. Fred. Höst, 1853–1874.

Saxo Grammaticus. Gesta Danorum: The History of the Danes. Edited by Karsten Friis-Jensen. Translated by Peter Fisher. 2 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2015.

Articles and Monographs

Bjarni Guðnason. “The Icelandic Sources of Saxo Grammaticus.” In Saxo Grammaticus: A Medieval Author between Norse and Latin Culture, edited by Karsten Friis-Jensen, 79–93. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, 1981.

Brown, Ursula. “The Saga of Hrómund Gripsson and Þorgilssaga.” Saga-Book 13 (1953 1946): 51–77.

Driscoll, Matthew James. “A New Edition of Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, Some Basic Questions.” In On Editing Old Scandinavian Texts: Problems and Perspectives, edited by M. Bampi and F. Ferrari, 71–84. Trento: Universita degli Studi di Trento, 2009.

Driscoll, Matthew James. “What’s Truth Got to Do with It?: Views on the Historicity of the Sagas.” In Skemmtiligastar Lygisögur: Studies in Honour of Galina Glazyrina, edited by T. N. Jackson and E. A. Melnikova, 15–27. Moscow: Dimitriy Pozharskiy University, 2012.

Driscoll, Matthew James, Silvia Hufnagel, Philip Lavender, and Beeke Stegmann, eds. The Legendary Legacy: Transmission and Reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda. The Viking Collection 24. Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2018.

Foote, Peter. “Sagnaskemtan: Reykhólar 1119.” Saga-Book 14 (1953–1957): 226-239.

Gottskálk Jensson. “Hypothesis Islandica, or Concerning the Initially Supportive but Ultimately Subversive Impact of the Rediscovery of Medieval Icelandic Literature on the Evaluation of Saxo Grammaticus as a Historical Authority during the Heyday of Danish Antiquarianism.” In Boreas Rising: Antiquarianism and National Narratives in 17th- and 18th-Century Scandinavia, edited by Bernd Roling and Bernhard Schirg, 13–60. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2019.

Gottskálk Jensson. “The Latin of the North. Arngrímur Jónsson’s Grymogæa (1609) and the Discovery of Icelandic as a Classical Language.” Renæssanceforum 5 (2008): 28.

Gottskálk Jensson. “The Reception of Icelandic Literature in Neo-Latin Literary Histories.” In Acta Conventus Neo-Latini Bonnensis, 389–98. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 315. Tempe, Arizona: ACMRS, 2006.

Guðvarður Már Gunnlaugsson. “Árni Magnússon’s Initial Collection.” Care and Conservation of Manuscripts 15 (2016): 1–20.

Hedeager, Lotte. “Oprindelsesmyter og historieskrivning: Torfæus som lystløgner?” In Den nordiske histories fader: Tormod Torfæus. Karmøyseminarret 2002, edited by Aud Irene Jacobsen, 5–19. Kopervik: Karmøy kommune, 2004.

Jacobsen, Aud Irene. Den Nordiske Histories Fader: Tormod Torfæus. Kopervik: Karmøy kommune, 2004.

Jørgensen, Ellen. Historieforskning og historieskrivning i Danmark indtil aar 1800. Copenhagen: Bianco Lunos Bogtrykkeri, 1931.

Kapitan, Katarzyna Anna. “A Danish Collection of Old Norse Sagas: Material-Philological and Textual Studies of Acc. 61.” In From Text to Artefact. Studies in Honour of Anne Mette Hansen, edited by Katarzyna Anna Kapitan, Beeke Stegmann, and Seán D Vrieland, 39–46. Leeds: Kismet Press, 2019. 

Kapitan, Katarzyna Anna. “Medieval Poetry in Post-Medieval Manuscripts: New Perspectives on the Transmission History of Griplur.” Scripta Islandica 71 (2020): 51–98.

Kapitan, Katarzyna Anna. “Studies in the Transmission History of Hrómundar Saga Greipssonar.” PhD thesis, University of Copenhagen, 2018.

Kapitan, Katarzyna Anna, and Beeke Stegmann. “Writing, Correcting and Annotating AM 601 b 4to: Material and Multispectral Analysis.” Opuscula 17 (2019): 129–49.

Lassen, Annette. Det norrøne og det nationale: studier i brugen af Islands gamle litteratur i nationale sammenhænge i Norge, Sverige, Island, Storbritannien, Tyskland og Danmark. Reykjavík: Stofnun Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur í erlendum tungumálum, 2008.

Lavender, Philip. Long Lives of Short Sagas: The Irrepressibility of Narrative and the Case of Illuga Saga Gríðarfóstra. Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2020.

Lavender, Philip. “The Secret Prehistory of the Fornaldarsögur.” The Journal of English and Germanic Philology 114, no. 4 (2015): 526–51.

Malm, Mats. “The Nordic Demand for Medieval Icelandic Manuscripts.” In The Manuscripts of Iceland, edited by Gísli Sigurðsson and Vésteinn Ólason. Reykjavík, 2004.

Már Jónsson. Arnas Magnæus Philologus (1663-1730). The Viking Collection 20. Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2012.

Már Jónsson. “Árni Magnússon, an Early-Modern Collector of Medieval Manuscripts.” Tabularia 15 (2015): 121–31. https://doi.org/10.4000/tabularia.2218.

Middel, Kim. “Arngrímur Jónsson and the Mapping of Iceland.” In The Roots of Nationalism. National Identity Formation in Early Modern Europe, 1600–1815, edited by Lotte Jensen. Amsterdam, 2016.

Nielsen, Marita Akhøj. Anders Sørensen Vedels Filologiske Arbejder. Copenhagen: C.A. Reitzels forlag, 2004.

Nielsen, Marita Akhøj. “Norse Philology Anno 1570.” Renæssanceforum 5 (2008).

O’Connor, Ralph. “Putrid Fables and True Histories: Perceptions of Authenticity and the Management of Scepticism in Northern Humanist fornaldarsaga Scholarship.” In The Legendary Legacy: Transmission and reception of the Fornaldarsögur Norðurlanda, edited by Matthew James Driscoll, Silvia Hufnagel, Philip Lavender, and Beeke Stegmann, 117–60. Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2018.

Springborg, Peter. “Codex Wormianus – Nordic Mythology.” In 66 Manuscripts from the Arnamagnæan Collection, edited by Matthew James Driscoll and Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir, 38–42. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, 2015.

Skovgaard-Petersen, Karen. “Saxo, Snorre og den nationale historieforskning i 1600-tallet.” In Saxo og Snorre, edited by Jon Gunnar Jørgensen, Karsten Friis-Jensen, and Else Mundal, 17–35. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, 2010.

Skovgaard-Petersen, Karen. “The Literary Feud between Denmark and Sweden in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century and the Development of Danish Historical Scholarship.” In Renaissance Culture in Context. Theory and Practice, edited by Jean  R. Brink and William F. Gentrup, 114–20. Aldershot: Scolar Press, 1993.

Stegmann, Beeke. “Árni Magnússon’s Rearrangement of Paper Manuscripts.” PhD thesis, University of Copenhagen, 2016.

Stegmann, Beeke. “Note to Self and Others: Árni Magnússon’s Note Slips in Paper Manuscripts.” In Care and Conservation of Manuscripts 16: Proceedings of the Sixteenth International Seminar Held at the University of Copenhagen 13th-15th April 2016, edited by Matthew James Driscoll, 1–34. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, 2018.

Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir. “Manuscripts on the Brain – Árni Magnússon, Collector.” In 66 Manuscripts from the Arnamagnæan Collection, edited by Matthew James Driscoll and Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir, 9–38. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, 2015.

Wawn, Andrew. Northern Antiquity: The Post-Medieval Reception of Edda and Saga. Enfield Lock: Hisarlik Press, 1994.

Wawn, Andrew. “The Post-Medieval Reception of Old Norse and Old Icelandic Literature.” In A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture, edited by Rory McTurk, 320–36. Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.

Wills, Tarrin. “The Third Grammatical Treatise and Ole Worm’s Literatura Runica.” Scandinavian Studies 76, no. 4 (2004): 439–58.

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