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Busla Busl 5VIII (Bós 5)

Wilhelm Heizmann (ed.) 2017, ‘Bósa saga 5 (Busla, Buslubæn 5)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 32.

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Ef þú siglir,
slitni reiði,
en ef stýrir,
støkkvi krókar,
rifni reflar,
rekisk segl ofan,
en aktaumar
allir slitni -
nema Herrøði
heipt upp gefir,
en Bǫgu-Bósa
biðir til sátta.

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editions and texts

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII], E. 14. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Bósasaga 5: AII, 331, BII, 351, Skald II, 189; Bós 1666, 19, FSN 3, 204, Bós 1893, 17, FSGJ 3, 293, Bós 1996, 13; Edd. Min. 124.

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