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The story of Katla the hag

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The story of Katla the hag

Folk tale: The story of Katla the hag and her magic breeches

Folk tale: The story of Katla the hag and her magic breeches

Þykkvabæjarklaustur monastery in the locality of Álftaver was established by Bishop Klængur in 1169. The monastery would have a long and distinguished history and its first abbot was St Þorlákur, Iceland´s patron saint.
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