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Busla (Busla)

volume 8; ed. Wilhelm Heizmann;

Buslubæn (Busl) - 9

Buslubæn — Busla BuslVIII (Bós)

Not published: do not cite (Busla BuslVIII (Bós))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 14. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Bósasaga, Buslubœn (AII, 330-2, BII, 350-3)

SkP info: VIII, 32

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6 — Busla Busl 6VIII (Bós 6)

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Cite as: Wilhelm Heizmann (ed.) 2017, ‘Bósa saga 6 (Busla, Buslubæn 6)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 32.

Ef þú ríðr,         raskiz taumar,
heltiz hestar,         en hrumiz klárar,
en götur allar         ok gagnstígar
troðiz allar         í tröllhendr fyrir þér,
nema þú Bósa         bjargir veitir
ok Herrauð         heipt upp gefir.

Ef þú ríðr, raskiz taumar, hestar heltiz, en hrumiz klárar, en allar götur ok allar gagnstígar troðiz fyrir þér í tröllhendr, nema þú veitir Bósa bjargir ok gefir Herrauð upp heipt.

If you ride, may the reins become tangled, the horses limp, the nags become decrepit, and on all roads and through-routes may you be driven into the hands of trolls, unless you grant Bósi freedom and forego your hatred against Herrauðr.

texts: Bós 6 (ch. 5)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 14. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Bósasaga 6 (AII, 331; BII, 352); Skald II, 190; Bós 1666, 19, FSN 3, 204-5, Bós 1893, 17, FSGJ 3, 293, Bós 1996, 14; Edd. Min. 124.


AM 586 4° (586) 14v, 1 - 14v, 3 (Bós)  image  image  image  
AM 577 4° (577) 53v, 12 - 53v, 14 (Bós)  image  image  
AM 510 4° (510) 11r, 23 - 11r, 25 (Bós)  image  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 271, 12 - 271, 15 (Bós)  image  
AM 361 4°x (361x) 3r - 3r (Bós)  
AM 361 4°x (361x) 11r - 11r (Bós)  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated