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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Eviðs Lv 7V (Heið 17)

Eiríkr viðsjá, Lausavísur 7 — ed. Colin Grant

Not published: do not cite (Eviðs Lv 7V (Heið 17))

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Styrr lét snart ok Snorri
sverðþing háit verða,
þars geirviðir gerðu
Gíslungum hlut þungan;
enn varð eigi in minna
ættskarð, þats hjó Barði,
(fell geysla lið) Gísla
(gunnnórunga 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 7: AI, 210, BI, 201, Skald I, 105, NN §§571, 2310; Heið 1847, 390 (Heið ch. 38), Heið 1899, 96 (Heið ch. 38), 110, Heið 1904, 124, 127, ÍF 3, 323 (Heið ch. 40); SnE 1848-87, II, 192-3, III, 153, FoGT 1884, 121, 238-9, FoGT 2014, 2, 52-3.


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