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Anon (FoGT) 29III

Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Stanzas from the Fourth Grammatical Treatise 29’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 605.

Anonymous LausavísurStanzas from the Fourth Grammatical Treatise
282930

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Mætum stendk at móti
mensveigjanda eigi;
rísk við Ránar eisu
runni flærðar-kunnum;
þér heitk víst at veita
vígs drengiligt gengi;
þér heitk mest at móti
meginstrangliga at ganga.

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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 [XIII], D. 3. Vers af den 4. grt. afhandling 23: AII, 218, BII, 236, Skald II, 122; SnE 1848-87, II, 228-9, III, 160, FoGT 1884, 139-40, 279-80, FoGT 2004, 48, 73, 137-9, FoGT 2014, 32-3, 116.

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