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EGils Guðkv 18IV

Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði 18 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðkv 18IV)

Einarr GilssonGuðmundarkvæði
171819

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Snjǫll varð ferð á fjalli,
fleinþings, með Kolbeini,
tjald sló vǫrðr sem vildi
víns hirði-Bil sinni;
ein sat ægis mána
eik, en sveit nam leika,
braut hvarf elds frá ýtum
Áta lands, með gráti.

sources

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: Einarr Gilsson, 1. Et digt (drape?) om Guðmund Arason, biskop 18: AII, 400, BII, 423, Skald II, 232, NN §3321; Jón Sigurðsson et al., 1858-78, II, 33.

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