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Hergunnr Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 15)

Richard L. Harris (ed.) 2017, ‘Hjálmþés saga ok Ǫlvis 15 (Hergunnr, Lausavísur 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 507.

HergunnrLausavísur
12

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Tǫlum ek treysti
at tala við hǫfðingja,
þó námum vér lítit
þats til vegar horfir;
skulum til skála
skunda gǫngu
ok menn mildings
merkja á seyði.

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editions and texts

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII], E. 16. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hjálmþérs saga ok Ǫlvis III 5: AII, 335, BII, 356, Skald II, 192, NN §2615; FSN 3, 483, n. 1, HjǪ 1970, 32, 89, 147.

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