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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Vatn 9bV

Vatnsdœla saga 9b — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Vatn 9bV)

Anonymous íslendingasögurVatnsdœla saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Eptir þetta kváðu við lúðrar um allan herinn, ok bjuggust menn til, hverr eptir sínum efnum. Þenna bardaga átti Haraldr konungr mestan. Þá var með honum Rǫgnvaldr af Mœri ok margir aðrir stórir hǫfðingjar ok þeir berserkir, er Úlfhéðnar váru kallaðir. Þeir hǫfðu vargstakka fyrir brynjur ok vǫrðu framstafn á konungs skipinu, en konungr sjálfr varði lyptingina með inni mestu prýði ok karlmennsku. Mátti þar sjá mǫrg hǫgg bæði ok stór.


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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