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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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HrafnSt ch. 11

Hrafns saga Sveinbjarnarsonar 11 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (HrafnSt ch. 11)

Anonymous SturlungaHrafns saga Sveinbjarnarsonar

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Nú er þar ril máls at taka, er fyrr var frá horfit, at þá er þeir Guðmundr byskup ok Hrafn Sveinbjarnarson kómu út ok höfðu einn vetr verit í Nóregi, fór Hrafn vestr í Arnarfjörð á Eyri til bús síns. Ok áðr þeir skildu, gaf Guðmundr byskup Hrafni stóðhross góð ok sólarstein.

Ok er Hrafn hafði eigi lengi heima verit, fór hann í Vatnsfjörð at heimboði til Þorvalds Snorrasonar ok þá af honum stóðhross góð, — ok mæltu þá af nýju til vináttu. Litlu síðar fór Þorvaldr at heimboði á Eyri ok þá af Hrafni góðar gjafir.


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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