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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gautr ch. 7 (5-20)

Víkarr konungr gerðist hermaðr mikill ok hafði marga kappa með sér, þá er ágætir váru, en Starkaðr var mest metinn af öllum þeim ok kærastr konungi, þar hann var öndvegismaðr hans ok ráðgjafi ok landvarnarmaðr. Hann þá margar gjafir af konungi. Víkarr konungr gaf honum gullhring þann, er stóð þrjár merkr, en Starkaðr gaf honum eyna Þrumu, er Haraldr konungr hafði gefit Stórvirki, föður hans. Hann var fimmtán sumur með Víkari konungi, sem hann segir:

StarkSt Vík 25VIII (Gautr 33) (9-11)
    ‘Mér gaf Víkarr’

prose text:

Gautreks saga

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AM 590 b-c 4°, 5v (l150dpi)
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