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ÁsbÞ Lv 1V (Þórð 12)

Ásbjǫrn Þorsteinsson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Klaus Johan Myrvoll

Not published: do not cite (ÁsbÞ Lv 1V (Þórð 12))

Ásbjǫrn ÞorsteinssonLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Læt ek í hug mér hvíta
(hart mót er nú spjóta)
lind, þarf ek liðs þíns frændi,
leggfráns koma, Skeggi;
eigi renn ek þvíat innan
ek minnumz Gnár tvinna,
hǫrð mun vǫrn, sú er verðum
vit frændr saman litnir.

sources

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. 4. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Þórðar saga hreðu 12: AII, 454, BII, 486, Skald II, 265, NN §1613; Þórð 1848, 54-5, ÍF 14, 219-20 (Þórð ch. 12).

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