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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Eviðs Lv 4V (Heið 12)

Eiríkr viðsjá, Lausavísur 4 — ed. Colin Grant

Not published: do not cite (Eviðs Lv 4V (Heið 12))

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Hlotit hǫfum, rjóðr, af reiði
randir, þuðra branda,
(beruma vægð at vígi)
veggbergs, saman leggja;
mjǫk hefk heyrt at hjarta
hug þínum við brugðit,
nú skulum foldar fjǫtra
fúrleynir (þat reyna).


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 4: AI, 210, BI, 200, Skald I, 105, NN §§170, 569, 3220, 3063; Heið 1847, 366, Heið 1899, 81, 107-8, Heið 1904, 92, 125, ÍF 3, 304 (Heið ch. 30).


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