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Gunnlaugr Leifsson (GunnLeif)

13th century; volume 8; ed. Russell Poole;

VIII. 2. Merlínusspá II (Merl II) - 68

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Merlínusspá II — GunnLeif Merl IIVIII (Bret)

Russell Poole 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 134.

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Skj: Gunnlaugr Leifsson: Merlínússpá I, fri oversættelse (AII, 10-21, BII, 10-24); stanzas (if different): 43, 45/1-4 | 44 | 45/5-8

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 181. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

56 — GunnLeif Merl II 56VIII (Bret 56)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Mun et hvíta silfr
hǫlðum granda,
ok gull gera
gumna blinda;
himni hafna,
en á hauðr séa,
svíkr ofdrykkja
ýta mengi.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Bret 56

editions: Skj Gunnlaugr Leifsson: Merlínússpá I 56 (AII, 20; BII, 21); Skald II, 13; Bret 1848-9, II, 35 (Bret st. 56); Hb 1892-6, 276; Merl 2012, 118.

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AM 544 4° (Hb) 50v, 9 - 50v, 11 (Bret)  transcr.  image  image  image  
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