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Anon (Kristni) 2IV

Lausavísur from Kristni saga 2 — ed. Russell Poole

Not published: do not cite (Anon (Kristni) 2IV)

Anonymous LausavísurLausavísur from Kristni saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ryðfjónar gekk reynir
randa suðr á landi
beðs í bœnar smiðju
Baldrs sigtólum halda;
siðreynir lét síðan
snjallr morðhamar gjalla
hauðrs í hattar steðja
hjaldrs Vetrliða skaldi.


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: Anonyme digte og vers [X], I. A. [4]. Et digt om Guðleifr Arason: AI, 176, BI, 166, Skald I, 90, NN §2256; ÓT 1958-2000, II, 157 (ch. 216), ÍF 15, II, 134-5, Flat 1860-8, I, 424; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, I, 14, Hb 1892-6, I, 135-6, Kristni 1905, 25, ÍF 15, II, 22 (ch. 9); ÍF 12, 260-1 (Nj ch. 102).


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