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Eviðs Lv 2V (Heið 10)

Eiríkr viðsjá, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Colin Grant

Not published: do not cite (Eviðs Lv 2V (Heið 10))

Eiríkr viðsjáLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Flykkjask frægir rekkar,
fúss es herr til snerru;
þjóð tekr hart á heiði
herkunn dragask sunnan;
fara biðr hvergi herja
harðráðs fyrir Barði
geira veggs frá glyggvi
gunn-nórunga sunnan.


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.

editions and texts

Skj: Eiríkr viðsjá, Lausavísur 2: AI, 209, BI, 199-200, Skald I, 105, NN §2448A; Heið 1847, 360-1, Heið 1899, 77, 107, Heið 1904, 89, 124, ÍF 3, 299 (Heið ch. 29).


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