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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Prose: Hr 34.13

Hrólfs saga kraka — chs 34-35 13 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Prose: Hr 34.13)

Teaching TextsHrólfs saga kraka — chs 34-35

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Konungr mælir, ‘Viltu vera minn maðr ok skipa rúm hans?’
Bǫðvarr svarar, ‘Ekki neita ek at vera yðar maðr, ok munu vit ekki skiljask svá buit, Hǫttr, ok dveljask nær þér báðir, heldr en þessi hefr setit; elligar vit fǫrum burt báðir.’
Konungr segir, ‘Eigi sé ek at honum sœmð, en ekki spara ek mat við hann.’


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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