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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Georg §161

Georgíus saga 161 — ed. IcePaHC

Not published: do not cite (Georg §161)

UnattributedGeorgíus saga

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Þá einn dag , er þeir bræður voru á eintali allir um þeirra ráðhag , hvað sem þeir vildu þá helst forma , því að þeir þóttist sanna fregn af því fengið hafa að keisarinn Maximíanus mundi vera á ferð kominn með óflýjanda her til þess að fyrirkoma heilagri trú , Og allir þeir sem við trúnni hefðu tekið myndu eigi þola á sínum líkama bæði písl og dauða , og eigi síður mundi hann vilja hefnast á honum sjálfum fyrir þann skaða er heiðingjar hafa kært á Georgíum .


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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