Ásmundur Gunnlaugsson was born 1789 on the farm Ríp in Hegranes in the north of Iceland. He studied to become a priest and worked as such in Siglufjörður for a while. But he was not like your ordinary priest. Always created a stir wherever he went and eventually lost his priesthood and settled on another farm in the north and lived quite a fascinating life there. Úlfar Þormóðsson offers an interesting glimpse into the common life in Iceland in the eighteenth century. 

 

ISBN 9789935302205

Author Úlfar Þormóðsson

Publisher Veröld, 2022

Format Hardcover, 22 cm 

Pages 221 

Usli: Gjálífi, þrætur og þras

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