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MAJOR-GENERAL EDWARD SABINE, R.A.,
President or the Roy AL society.
MY DEAR UNCLE,
It is with great pleasure that I dedicate this book to you, as a token of my gratitude for the kind interest you have taken, both in
my expedition to Iceland, and in the progress of this volume.
First Sight of Iceland—Hjörleif's Head–Dyrhólar—The Westmann
The Great Auk . - - 1
The Plains of the Council—The Almanna-gjá—The Hill of Laws—
Arrangements—Rare Skua–Great Northern Diver—Storm on the
Hólma-kvísl - - . 99