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Útsteinn Útkv 4VIII (Hálf 44)

Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 44 (Útsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Útsteinskviða 4)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 339.

Útsteinn GunnlaðarsonÚtsteinskviða
345

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Þóttit Hrókum
né Hálfdani
raun at berjask
við ragmenni,
þás vér fjórir
falla létum
átta jarla
fyr andnesi.

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editions and texts

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII], E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VIII 7: AII, 263-4, BII, 285, Skald II, 149; Hálf 1864, 28-9, Hálf 1909, 116, FSGJ 2, 121, Hálf 1981, 128, 188; Edd. Min. 72.

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