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Grímk Lv 2V (Harð 4)

Grímkell Bjarnarson, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Grímk Lv 2V (Harð 4))

Grímkell BjarnarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Trauðr var ei Torfi at deyða
tvinna skorð ok borða;
hann gjǫrir hróp at sǫnnu
hjǫrlestis í flestu;
sendi sviptir branda
silfurkess Gná þessa
á rekning at rǫngu;
raun er mál at launa.


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: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 2. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Harðar saga Grímkelssonar 4: AII, 446, BII, 477-8, Skald II, 261, NN §§1588, 1589, 2983; Harð 1847, 24, Harð 1960, 133, ÍF 13, 24 (Harð ch. 9).


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