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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Vatn 15bV

Vatnsdœla saga 15b — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Anon Vatn 15bV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Ingimundur kaus sér bústað í hvammi einum mjög fögrum og efnaði til bæjar. Hann reisti hof mikið hundrað fóta langt og er hann gróf fyrir öndvegissúlum þá fann hann hlut sinn sem honum var fyrir sagt.

Þá mælti Ingimundur: "Það er þó satt að segja að eigi má við sköpunum sporna en þó skal nú á þetta góðan hug leggja. Bær sjá skal heita að Hofi."


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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