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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Obreið Illdr 2V (Eb 2)

Oddr breiðfirðingr, Illugadrápa 2 — ed. Judy Quinn

Not published: do not cite (Obreið Illdr 2V (Eb 2))

Oddr breiðfirðingrIllugadrápa

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Drótt gekk sýnt á sættir, en þar fellu þrír svellendr andvǫku randar fyr þolli svells þremja, áðr Snorri, kynfrǫmuðr kvánar hreggs kœmi griðum við seggi; þat forráð fyrða gerðisk frægt.


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: Oddr Breiðfirðingr, Illugadrápa 2: AI, 154, BI, 146, Skald I, 80, NN §§472, 2910C; Eb 1864, 20, Eb 1897, 47, ÍF 4, 31 (Eb ch. 17), Eb 2003, 44-5; Konráð Gíslason 1892, 20.


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