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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Ldn 56cIV

Landnámabók 56c — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Ldn 56cIV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Ingimundr unði hvergi; því fýsti Haraldr konungr hann at leita forlaga sinna til Íslands. Ingimundr lézk þat eigi ætlat hafa, en þó sendi hann þá Finna tvá í hamfrǫum til Íslands eptir hlut sínum. Þat var Freyr ok gǫrr af silfri. Finnar kómu aptr ok hǫfðu fundit hlutinn ok nát eigi; vísuðu þeir Ingimundi til í dal einum milli holta tveggja ok sǫgðu Ingimundi allt landsleg, hve háttat var þar er hann skyldi byggja.


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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