Q: Do you know of any articles or books (in English) about the Irish hermits who were living in Iceland when the Vikings began the Settlement? I have looked on Amazon and Google, but have not found much there.
I am working on a writing project having to do with the Papar and the Settlers, so anything you might know of would be helpful.
Michael Kelly, Paso Robles, California, US
A: When searching for papar in English on leitir.is, the search web for libraries in Iceland, these were the results.
The list included the article ‘Unveiling the Mystery of the Papar’ by Brian Patrick Fitzgibbon, published in issue 43 (1) of Iceland Review in 2005.