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Árni Gd 41IV

Árni ábóti Jónsson, Guðmundardrápa 41 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Árni Gd 41IV)

Árni ábóti JónssonGuðmundardrápa

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Kolbeinn reisti flokk í fystu
forljótastan sínum móti
herra, þeim sem honum vann fyrri
hjartans náð fyr táknit bjarta;
síðan grimdiz ǫld með æði
á meinlausan fǫður ok hreinan
langan aldr í þótta þungum
þrjózku-sterk ok eymdar-verkum.


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.

editions and texts

Skj: Árni Jónsson ábóti, 1. Guðmundar drápa 41: AII, 420, BII, 451, Skald II, 247; Bps II, 211.


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