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EGils Guðkv 29IV

Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði 29 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðkv 29IV)

Einarr GilssonGuðmundarkvæði
282930

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ljós var hrings í húsum
Hǫrn með sínum bǫrnum,
stríð lá þorns á þýðri
þǫll, hungruðum ǫllum,
ketil réð fús at flytja
fári hreld at eldi,
trǫlls, af torfi fullan,
tundr lagði Sif undir.

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 29: AII, 402, BII, 426, Skald II, 233, NN §1542; Jón Sigurðsson et al., 1858-78, II, 135-6.

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