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Grett Lv 28V (Gr 60)

Grettir Ásmundarson, Lausavísur 28 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (Grett Lv 28V (Gr 60))

Grettir ÁsmundarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Gekk ek í gljúfr et dǫkkva,
gein veltiflug steina
við hjǫrgæði hríðar
hlunns úrsvǫlum munni,
fast lá framm á brjósti
flugstraumr í sal naumu,
heldr kom á herðar skáldi
hǫrð fjón Braga kvónar.


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: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 1. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Grettissaga 44: AII, 442, BII, 473,


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