Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Iceland” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers:
...he year 860, a Danish sailor named Gardar was driven upon the shores of Iceland, after which that island was settled by a colony from Norway.
About a hundred years later, Greenland was settled from Iceland ; Eirek the red being the first to make the voyage.
With him went one Heriulf, whose son Biarni had been in the habit of passing every other winter with his father, and then sailing on distant voyag...
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