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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Msona ch. 7

Magnússona saga 7 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Msona ch. 7)

HeimskringlaMagnússona saga

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þá fór Sigurður konungur fram á leið og kom til eyjar þeirrar
er Ívissa heitir og átti þar orustu og fékk sigur. Sú var hin

Svo segir Halldór skvaldri:

Margdýrkaðr kom merkir

morðhjóls skipastóli,

fús var fremdar ræsir

friðslits, til Ívissu.

Eftir það kom Sigurður konungur til eyjar þeirrar er Manork
heitir og hélt þar hina áttu orustu við heiðna menn og fékk

Svo segir Halldór skvaldri:

Knátti enn hin átta

oddhríð vakið síðan,

Finns rauð gjöld, á grænni,

grams ferð, Manork verða.


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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