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Egill Skallagrímsson (Egill)

10th century; volume 5; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Egill FragIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Egill Skallagrímsson, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 66.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Egill Skallagrímsson: [8]. Ubestemmeligt brudstykke (AI, 60, BI, 53); stanzas (if different): 47

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 66. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Egill Frag 1III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Egill Skallagrímsson, Fragment 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 66.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Vrǫngu, varrar Gungnis
varrar lungs of stunginn.

texts: TGT 51, Gramm 53

editions: Skj Egill Skallagrímsson: [8]. Ubestemmeligt brudstykke 47 (AI, 60; BI, 53); Skald I, 33, NN §§844C, 2157A; SnE 1848-87, II, 132-3, 415, TGT 1884, 21, 86, 199, TGT 1927, 61, 100.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 105, 15 - 105, 16 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 5v, 14 - 5v, 14 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
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