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Ketill hœngr (Keth)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 23

Lausavísur — Keth LvVIII (Ket)

Not published: do not cite (Keth LvVIII (Ket))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 563. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

8 — Keth Lv 8VIII (Ket 13)

Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 13 (Ketill hœngr, Lausavísur 8)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 563.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hvat er þat býsna,
er við berg stendr,
ok gapir eldi yfir?
búsifjar okrar
hykkat batna munu;
lít þú á ljósvega.  (málaháttr)

texts: Ket 13

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga III (AII, 281; BII, 303); Skald II, 160, NN §2391, FF §45; FSN 2, 125, FSGJ 2, 167, Anderson 1990, 51, 96, 437; Edd. Min. 95.

sources

AM 343 a 4° (343a) 56r, 33 - 56r, 34 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 53r - 53r (Ket)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 7r, 17 - 7r, 24 (Ket)  transcr.  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 14, 18 - 14, 20 (GrL)  transcr.  image  
AM 342 4°x (342x) 71r, 28 - 71r, 30 (Ket)  image  
AM 552 q 4°x (552qx) 6r, 8 - 6r, 9 (Ket)  image  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 158v, 28 - 159r, 2 (Ket)  image  
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