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EGils Selv 13IV

Einarr Gilsson, Selkolluvísur 13 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (EGils Selv 13IV)

Einarr GilssonSelkolluvísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ætla á Hamar, þvíat, humra
hyrbíðendur fríðir,
þar stóð, bings, et blíða
bænhús, með sið vænan;
satt var at mǫnnum mætti
meinvættr hjá bekk einum;
bægði sára sigða
Selkolla mjǫk þollum.


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: Einarr Gilsson, 3. Selkollu-vísur 13: AI, 410, BI, 437, Skald II, 239, NN §§1554, 3406; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 85.


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