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Prose: Vǫls 16

Vǫlsunga saga — chs 6-8 16 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Prose: Vǫls 16)

Teaching TextsVǫlsunga saga — chs 6-8

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ok nú kømr sveinninn til Sigmundar. Þá bað Sigmundr hann knoða ór mjǫli þeira, en hann vill sœkja þeim eldivið; fær í hǫnd honum einn belg. Síðan ferr hann at viðinum, ok er han kom aptr, þá hafði Sinfjǫtli lokit at baka.


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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