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Árni Gd 58IV

Árni ábóti Jónsson, Guðmundardrápa 58 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Árni Gd 58IV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Beimum vann í byskupsdómi
bæði holds ok andar græðir
fleiri tákn, en ferðum reiknist,
fagr ok merkr, í litlum verka;
sundur sprakk fyr signan handar
sjóvar grímr, er langan tíma
prúða gat með prettum lýði
plágat mest á Hjǫrungavági.

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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 58: AII, 424, BII, 455, Skald II, 250, NN § 3334 (ll. 1-4); Bps II, 215.

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