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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Eviðs Lv 5V (Heið 15)

Eiríkr viðsjá, Lausavísur 5 — ed. Colin Grant

Not published: do not cite (Eviðs Lv 5V (Heið 15))

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Lôgu lundar frægir
lǫgðis seiðs á heiði,
lind sprakk í rym randa
rauð, ellifu dauðir;
hitt vas áðr, es auðar,
ógnar gims, í rimmu,
jókum sókn við sœki
sárþíslar, fekk Gísli.


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 5: AI, 210, BI, 200, Skald I, 105, NN §§483, 484; Heið 1847, 389 (Heið ch. 38), Heið 1899, 95 (Heið ch. 38), 109, Heið 1904, 104, 126, ÍF 3, 322 (Heið ch. 40).


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