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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Egill Lv 30V (Eg 59)

Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur 30 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Egill Lv 30V (Eg 59))

Egill SkallagrímssonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Esa Friðgeiri fœri,
fǫrum holms á vit sǫrvar
(skulum banna) mjǫk (manni
mey) ørlygi at heyja;
við þanns bítr ok blótar
bǫnd élhvǫtuð Gǫndlar,
alfeigum skýtr œgir
augum, skjǫld, of bauga.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.

editions and texts

Skj: Egill Skallagrímsson, 7. Lausavísur 28: AI, 56, BI, 48-9, Skald I, 31, NN §§145, 303B, 2206C; Eg 1886-8, 236, ÍF 2, 202-3 (Eg ch. 64), Eg 2001, 124, Eg 2003, 118-19, Eg 2006, 117.


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