Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Vsp 57

Vǫluspá 57 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Vsp 57)

Poetic EddaVǫluspá

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Sól tér sortna,
sígr fold í mar,
hverfa af himni
heiðar stjörnur;
geisar eimi
ok aldrnari,
leikr hár hiti
við himin sjálfan.


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.


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