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Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson (Innsteinn)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Innsteinskviða (Innkv) - 17

Innsteinskviða — Innsteinn InnkvVIII (Hálf)

Hubert Seelow (forthcoming), ‘ Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=3291> (accessed 25 September 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17 

SkP info: VIII, 318

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2 — Innsteinn Innkv 2VIII (Hálf 16)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 16 (Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða 2)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 318.

Sér ekki þú allan
Ásmundar hug;
hefir fylkir
flærð í brjósti.
Mundir þú, þengill,
ef vér því réðim,
mági þínum
mjök litt trúa.

 

You do not see Ásmundr’s whole mind; this prince has falsehood in his breast. You, king, should trust your kinsman very little, if it were up to us [me].

context: This stanza is introduced by the words: Innsteinn kvað ‘Innsteinn said’.

texts: Hálf 16

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VI 3 (AII, 259; BII, 279); Skald II, 146; Hálf 1864, 17, Hálf 1909, 100, FSGJ 2, 109, Hálf 1981, 117, 179; Edd. Min. 33.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 35v, 22 - 35v, 24 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated