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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Alex §82

Alexanders saga 82 — ed. IcePaHC

Not published: do not cite (Alex §82)

UnattributedAlexanders saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Nú kemur þar , að borgirnar gefast upp í þitt vald eða þú hefir að jörðu lagt þá , er eigi vildu sjálfkrafa upp gefast , þá skalt þú upp lúka féhirslum þínum og gefa á tvær hendur riddurunum og smyrja svo sár þeirra með gjöfunum , því að eigi þarft þú aðra lækning að fá liðinu heldur en mýkja sár og sjúkan hug með gullinu .


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.


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