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1) 26463. Gunn, Thom. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...like chainmail in the mind. ATTRIBUTION:Thom Gunn (b. 1929), Anglo-American poet. The Byrnies (l. 25-28). Collected Poems [Thom Gunn]. (1994) Faber and Faber....

2) XLII. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Gudrun sends her Sons to Avenge Swanhild. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...now, and gave them to drink from mighty beakers, and thereafter she got for them great byrnies and good, and all other weed 1 of war. 3 Then spake Hamdir, Lo now,...

3) XXIII. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Sigurd comes to Hlymdale. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...behold, things of great price, and seldom seen; and great game and joy men had to look on byrnies and helms, and mighty rings, and wondrous great golden stoups, and...

4) XXXIII. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Gudrun Wedded to Atli. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...thereinto many deeds and great, and fair plays after the fashion of those days, swords and byrnies, and all the gear of kings, and the ship of King Sigmund sailing...

5) Certain Songs from the Elder Edda which Deal with the Story of the Volsungs. The Whetting of Gudrun. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...To the bower of good gear, Kings crested helms From chests she drew, And wide-wrought byrnies Bore to her sons: Then on their horses Load laid the heroes. Then spake...

6) XXXIV. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Atli bids the Giukings to Him. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...house and home in all glory, and take of him exceeding honours, helms and shields, swords and byrnies, gold and goodly raiment, horses, hosts of war, and great and...

7) XX. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Of Sigurd's Meeting with Brynhild on the Mountain. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...him the drink of love, and spake— Beer bring I to thee, Fair fruit of the byrnies clash, Mixed is it mightily, Mingled with fame, Brimming with bright lays And pitiful...

8) Certain Songs from the Elder Edda which Deal with the Story of the Volsungs. The Second or Ancient Lay of Gudrun. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...In kingly wise In they wended, The hosts of the Longbeards; Red cloaks had they, Byrnies short-cut, Helms strong hammered, Girt with glaives, And hair red-gleaming....

9) XVII. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Of Sigurd's Avenging of Sigmund his Father. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...and many an arrow might men see there raised aloft, axes hard driven, shields cleft and byrnies torn, helmets were shivered, skulls split atwain, and many a man felled...

10) VIII. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Death of King Siggeir and of Signy. 1909-14. The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. The Harvard Classics
...two men are sitting, big and grimly to look on, with overhanging helms and bright white byrnies; 2 so he runs up the hall to his father, and tells him of the sight...

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