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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Prose: Skm 2.5

Skáldskaparmál — chs 1-6 7 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Prose: Skm 2.5)

Teaching TextsSkáldskaparmál — chs 1-6

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En at ákveðinni stundu teygir Loki Iðunni út um Ásgarð í skóg nǫkkurn ok segir, at hann hefir fundit epli þau, er henni munu gripir í þykkja, ok bað, at hon skal hafa með sér sín epli ok bera saman ok hin. Þá kemr þar Þjazi jǫtunn í arnarham ok tekr Iðunni ok flýgr braut með ok í Þrymheim til bús síns.


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.


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