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Árni Gd 51IV

Árni ábóti Jónsson, Guðmundardrápa 51 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Árni Gd 51IV)

Árni ábóti JónssonGuðmundardrápa

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Stærðu svik, þá er stefndir vurðu,
Stullungar mjǫk illskufullir,
sendu bréf ok rægðu reyndar
réttara sinn, í Þrándheim sléttan;
þrjátigi saka í þessu letri
Þórir byskup dæmdi stórar,
víst Guðmundur virðum sýndiz
valdi sínu trautt mega halda.


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: Árni Jónsson ábóti, 1. Guðmundar drápa 51: AII, 422, BII, 453-4, Skald II, 249; NN §§ 1562, 2764; Bps II, 213-14.


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