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Gestr Þórhallsson (Gestr)

11th century; volume 5; ed. Colin Grant;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 2

Lausavísur — Gestr LvV

Not published: do not cite (Gestr LvV)

stanzas:  1   2 

Skj: Gestr Þórhallsson: Lausavísur, 1007 (AI, 199, BI, 189-90)

in texts: Heið, LaufE, SnE, SnEW

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 5. Heiðarvíga saga 1 (Gestr Þórhallsson, Lausavísur, 1) — Gestr Lv 1V (Heið 1)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Vasat of sár, en sáran
sák Víga-Styr hníga,
bǫndum þǫrf at binda;
beit hjalma stoð þveita,
þás af brúnar beinum
báglunds goði mági
unda sœg í augu
allrauðan sák falla.

Skj: Gestr Þórhallsson: Lausavísur 1 (AI, 199; BI, 189); dróttkvætt; ed. CG; group: B; mss: 743x; texts: Heið 1, LaufE 200(405-6)
 
2 Vol. 5. Heiðarvíga saga 2 (Gestr Þórhallsson, Lausavísur, 2) — Gestr Lv 2V (Heið 2)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Gestr hefr Geitis hristi
galdrs, miðjungi skjaldar
dunði djúpra benja
dǫgg, rǫskligast hǫggvit.

Skj: Gestr Þórhallsson: Lausavísur 2 (AI, 199; BI, 190); dróttkvætt; ed. CG; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x, W; texts: Heið 2, LaufE 98(371), SnEW 10
 
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