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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Ldn 58bIV

Landnámabók 58b — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Ldn 58bIV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Þá kom Þorsteinn at, ok neyttu þeir þá vápna. Þá var Ljót út komin ok gekk ǫfug; hon hafði hǫfuðit millum fóta sér, en klæðin á baki sér. Jǫkull hjó hǫfuð af Hrolleifi ok rak í andlit Ljótu. Þá kvaðzk hon of sein orðit hafa, "nú mundi um snúask jǫrðin fyrir sjónum mínum, en þér munduð allir œrzk hafa."


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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