Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Iceland” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers:
...n in the habit of passing every other winter with his father, and then sailing on distant voyages.
Then happened what follows.]
That same summer (985 or 986) came Biarni with his ship to Eyrar ( Iceland ), in the spring of which his father had sailed from the island.
These tidings seemed to Biarni weighty, and he would not unload his ship.
Then asked his sailors what he meant to do. He answered,...
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