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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon SnSt 2IV

​Stanzas possibly attributable to Snorri Sturluson 2 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Anon SnSt 2IV)

Anonymous Poems​Stanzas possibly attributable to Snorri Sturluson

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Els, varð mynd á môlum,
meir á skylt til þeira
stála hjarls en Sturlu
starr reifandi Skeifu;
seggr vas samr at þiggja
sárbœtr, es því mœtir,
margr verðr hræddr of hodda
hald, en tregr at gjalda.


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: Snorri Sturluson, 4. Lausavísur 2: AII, 80, BII, 89,


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