This textbook provides beginners with a practical and thorough grounding in the Icelandic language. Learning Icelandic is a basic textbook in Icelandic. It contains 15 reading lessons, a glossary and detailed grammar. Beginners are given samples but thorough guidance in their first steps into the Icelandic language. All explanations are in English. Each lesson introduces the main grammatical features and rules which are then followed up with exercises. A large number of illustrations supports the text. 160 pages, 24 x 17 cm, paperback.