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Prose: Skm 6.2

Skáldskaparmál — chs 1-6 28 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Prose: Skm 6.2)

Teaching TextsSkáldskaparmál — chs 1-6

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þá tekr hann hein af belti sér ok brýndi, en þeim þótti bíta ljárnir miklu betr ok fǫluðu heinina, en hann mat svá, at sá, er kaupa vildi, skyldi gefa við hóf, en allir kváðusk vilja ok báðu hann sér selja, en hann kastaði heininni í lopt upp.


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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