Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Prose: Hr 35.3

Hrólfs saga kraka — chs 34-35 17 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Prose: Hr 35.3)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Allir heita hér góðu um at gøra eptir því, sem konungr bauð.
Bǫðvarr leynisk í burt um nóttina. Hann lætr Hǫtt fara með sér, ok gørði hann þat nauðugr ok kallar sér stýrt í bana. Bǫðvarr segir, at betr muni til takast. Þeir ganga í burt frá hǫllinni, ok verðr at bera Hǫtt, svá er hann hræddr.


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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