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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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not skaldic (ns)

from Árna saga biskups (ÁBp) - 1

not in Skj

from Árna saga biskups

Not published: do not cite ()

texts and other items under this grouping:  1 

in texts: ÁBp

The poetry here is not included in the skaldic edition but derives from other published editions.

1 Vol. [not skaldic: from Árna saga biskups 1] — [ÁBp 1 - not skaldic]

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þykkt blóð, þreytast rekkar,
þjóð mörg, vos öld bjóða,
grand heitt, gumnar andast,
glatast auður, firrast snauðir,
hætt grand, hræðast dróttir,
hríð mörg, vesöld kvíða,
angarvært, ærnar skærur,
illur sveimur nú er í heimi.

Skj: Not in Skj; dróttkvætt; ed. xx; group: C; mss: 1041x; texts: ÁBp 1
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