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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Ldn 80bIV

Landnámabók 80b — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Ldn 80bIV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Þórhaddr enn gamli var hofgoði í Þrándheimi á Mæri(ni). Hann fýstisk til Íslands ok tók áðr ofan hofit ok hafði með sér hofsmoldina ok súlurnar; en hann kom í Stǫðvarfjǫrð ok lagði Mærina-helgi á allan fjǫrðinn ok lét øngu tortíma þar nema kvikfé heimilu. Hann bjó þar alla ævi, ok eru frá honum Stǫðfirðingar komnir.


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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