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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Not published: do not cite (Gestr LvV)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)

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Gestr Lv 1V (Heið 1)

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Gestr Lv 1V (Heið 1))

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

texts: Heið 1 (ch. 10), LaufE 200 (405-6)

editions: Skj Gestr Þórhallsson: Lausavísur 1 (AI, 199; BI, 189); Skald I, 100; LaufE 1979, 405; Heið 1847, 299, Heið 1899, 23, Heið 1904, 31, ÍF 3, 237 (Heið ch. 10).


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