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Eysteinn konungr (Eystk)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Útsteinskviða (Útkv) - 1

Útsteinskviða — Eystk ÚtkvVIII (Hálf)

Not published: do not cite (Eystk ÚtkvVIII (Hálf))

stanzas:  1 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 342. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Eystk Útkv 1VIII (Hálf 48)

Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 48 (Eysteinn konungr, Útsteinskviða 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 342.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sjálft mun letja
slíks at freista,
Hálfs eru rekkar
hverjum meiri;
þik veitk manna
miklu fremstan,
einn snjallastan,
er átta vátt.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Hálf 48

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VIII 11 (AII, 264; BII, 285-6); Skald II, 150, NN §3190; Hálf 1864, 30, Hálf 1909, 118, FSGJ 2, 122, Hálf 1981, 131, 189; Edd. Min. 73.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 37v, 13 - 37v, 15 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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