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Arni Thorarinsson Bibliography For Websites

Prof. Diana Whaley (DW)

Diana Whaley is Emeritus Professor of Early Medieval Studies at Newcastle University. Her research and teaching interests have been in the fields of Old Norse-Icelandic poetry and saga, English place names, and medieval English language and literature, and her publications include Heimskringla: An Introduction (London, 1991), The Poetry of Arnórr jarlaskáld (Turnhout, 1998), Sagas of Warrior Poets (Harmondsworth, 2002), and A Dictionary of Lake District Place-Names (Nottingham, 2006). She is one of the General Editors of Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages and Volume Editor ofSkP I.

allocated stanzas by volume:
• Vol. I: 39
• Vol. II: 189
• Vol. III: 16
• Vol. IV: 4
• Vol. V: 56

poems and verse groups:
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Gunnlaugs saga
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Hallfreðar saga
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Óláfs saga helga
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Kristni saga
• Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in mesta
• Anonymous Poems, Flokkr about Sveinn Álfífuson
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Fragments
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Poem about Hermundr Illugason
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Haraldsdrápa
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Lausavísa
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Magnússdrápa
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Rǫgnvaldsdrápa
• Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Þorfinnsdrápa
• Árni ábóti Jónsson, Lausavísur
• Bersi Skáld-Torfuson, Flokkr about Óláfr helgi
• Bersi Skáld-Torfuson, Lausavísa
• Brynjólfr úlfaldi, Lausavísa
• Einarr þveræingr Eyjólfsson, Lausavísa
• Einarr þveræingr Eyjólfsson, Lausavísa
• Eindriði Einarsson, Lausavísa
• Eyjólfr Valgerðarson, Lausavísa
• Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld), Fragment
• Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld), Lausavísa
• Glúmr Geirason, Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx
• Glúmr Geirason, Lausavísa
• Gríss Sæmingsson, Lausavísa
• Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Aðalráðsdrápa
• Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Lausavísur
• Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Sigtryggsdrápa
• Hallar-Steinn, Fragment
• Halldórr Rannveigarson, Lausavísa
• Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Eiríksdrápa
• Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur
• Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Óláfsdrápa
• Hárekr í Þjóttu, Lausavísur
• Hrafn Ǫnundarson, Lausavísur
• Jǫkull Bárðarson, Lausavísur
• Oddr Snorrason, Lausavísa
• Óláfr Tryggvason, Lausavísa
• Óláfr Tryggvason, Lausavísa
• Sigvatr Þórðarson, Fragments
• Skapti Þóroddsson, Fragment
• Stefnir Þorgilsson, Lausavísur
• Vígfúss Víga-Glúmsson, Lausavísa
• Vígfúss Víga-Glúmsson, Poem about Hákon jarl(?)
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Stanzas about Haraldr Sigurðarson’s leiðangr
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Stanzas about Magnús Óláfsson in Danaveldi
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Fragments
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Lausavísur
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Magnússflokkr
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Runhent poem about Haraldr
• Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Sexstefja
• Þorfinnr munnr, Lausavísur
• Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa
• Þorkell í Hraundal, Lausavísa
• Þorleifr skúma Þorkelsson, Lausavísa
• Þorvaldr Hjaltason, Lausavísur
• Þorvaldr inn víðfǫrli Koðránsson, Lausavísa
• Þórálfr (-valdr), Fragment
• Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Gunnlaugsdrápa ormstungu
• Þórðr mauraskáld, Fragment
• Þrándr í Gǫtu, Kredda

other individual stanzas:

prose works:
Eindriða þáttr ok Erlings
Færeyinga saga
Gunnlaugs saga ormstungu
Hallfreðar saga
Hákonar saga Ívarssonar
Helga þáttr Þórissonar
Jómsvíkinga saga
Óláfs saga helga
Óláfs saga helga (in Heimskringla)
Óláfs saga helga (Legendary)
Óláfs saga helga hin elzta
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar by Oddr Snorrason
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar en mesta
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Flateyjarbók
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla
Stefnis þáttr Þorgilssonar
Styrbjarnar þáttr Svíakappa
Vatnsdœla saga
Þorleifs þáttr jarlaskálds
Þorvalds þáttr tasalda
Þorvalds þáttr víðfǫrla

This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is referred to by the given name Árni.

Árni Þórarinsson is an Icelandic writer born in Reykjavík on 1 August 1950. He received his B.A. in 1973 from the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England.[1]

He started out as a journalist and has worked in print, radio, and television. In 1989 he was on the board of the Reykjavik Film festival. His first novel was in that same year and was a crime novel. He has written several other crime novels some of which may become films.


Einar crime novel series[edit]

  • Nóttin hefur þúsund augu (1998)
  • Hvíta kanínan (2000)
  • Blátt tungl (2001)
  • Tími nornarinnar (2005) (English translation by Anna Yates: Season of the Witch, 2012)
  • Dauði trúðsins (2007)
  • Sjöundi sonurinn (2008)
  • Morgunengill (2010)
  • Ár kattarins (2012)
  • Glapurinn - Ástarsaga (2013)


External links[edit]

Árni Þórarinsson in 2015.

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