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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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HSig ch. 39

Haralds saga Sigurðssonar 39 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (HSig ch. 39)

HeimskringlaHaralds saga Sigurðssonar

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ívar hvíti er maður nefndur er var lendur maður göfugur. Hann
átti bú á Upplöndum. Hann var dótturson Hákonar jarls hins
ríka. Ívar var allra manna fríðastur sýnum. Son Ívars hét
Hákon. Frá honum er svo sagt að hann var umfram alla menn þá
er í þann tíma voru í Noregi að fræknleik og afli og atgervi.
Hann var þegar á unga aldri í herförum og aflaði sér þar
mikillar fremdar og gerðist Hákon hinn ágætasti maður.


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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