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Eskál Lv 1bV (Eg 124)

Einarr skálaglamm Helgason, Lausavísur in Egils saga 1b — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Eskál Lv 1bV (Eg 124))

Einarr skálaglamm HelgasonLausavísur in Egils saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Gerðak veig of virða
vǫrð, þanns sitr at jǫrðu,
(iðrumk þess) meðan aðrir,
ǫrr Váfaðar, svôfu;
hykk at hodda støkkvi
(hinig sóttak gram) þótti
(fýsinn) frœknum vísa
ferri skald in verra.


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 Helgason skálaglamm, 4. Lausavísur 1: AI, 131-2, BI, 124, Skald I, 69, NN §2752; Eg 1886-8, 290 (ch. 78), ÍF 2, 270-1 (Eg ch. 78), Eg 2001, 152 (ch. 80), Eg 2003, 164 (ch. 80); Fms 11, 127, Jvs 1879, 72, Jvs 1882, 109, Jvs 1969, 178, Flat 1860-8 I, 188 (ch. 152).


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