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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Ldn 6cIV

Landnámabók 6c — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Ldn 6cIV)

Anonymous íslendingasögurLandnámabók

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þeir hǫfðu samflot, þar til er þeir sá Ísland; þá skilði með

Þá er Ingólfr sá Ísland, skaut hann fyrir borð ǫndugissúlum
sínum til heilla; hann mælti svá fyrir, að hann skyldi þar
byggja, er súlurnar kæmi á land.

Ingólfr tók þar land, er nú heitir Ingólfshǫfði, en Hjǫrleif
rak vestr fyrir land ...


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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