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Mágj Lv 1VIII (Mág 1)

Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Máguss saga jarls 1 (Mágus jarl, verses 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 599.

Mágus jarlverses
12

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ek hefi vísendi
víst í brjósti
meiri miklu
en menn vita;
sé ek hvar húkir
hirð á bekkjum
hjartadeigir,
ef herja skal.

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editions and texts

Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 8. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Mágus saga 1: AII, 461, BII, 493, Skald II, 269; Mág 1858, 71, Mág 1963, 132, 442 (Mág).

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