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ÞKolb Lv 11V (BjH 38)

Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Lausavísur 11 — ed. Alison Finlay

Not published: do not cite (ÞKolb Lv 11V (BjH 38))

Þórðr KolbeinssonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Hvert stefnið ér hrafnar
hart með flokk enn svarta?
Farið ljóst matar leita
landnorðr frá Klifsandi;
þar liggr Bjǫrn, en Birni
blóðgǫgl of skǫr stóðu,
(þollr hné hjalms), á hjalla
Hvítings ofar lítlu.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.

editions and texts

Skj: Þórðr Kolbeinsson, 4. Lausavísur 11: AI, 219, BI, 209, Skald I, 109, NN §2311; ÍF 3, 204 (BjH ch. 32), BjH 1847, 67, BjH 1893, 70, BjH 1966, 253-6.


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