Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Prof. Diana Whaley (DW)

Diana Whaley is Emeritus Professor of Early Medieval Studies at Newcastle University. Her research and teaching interests have been in the fields of Old Norse-Icelandic poetry and saga, English place names, and medieval English language and literature, and her publications include Heimskringla: An Introduction (London, 1991), The Poetry of Arnórr jarlaskáld (Turnhout, 1998), Sagas of Warrior Poets (Harmondsworth, 2002), and A Dictionary of Lake District Place-Names (Nottingham, 2006). She is one of the General Editors of Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages and Volume Editor ofSkP I.

allocated stanzas by volume:
Vol. I: 39
Vol. II: 189
Vol. III: 16
Vol. IV: 5
Vol. V: 56

poems and verse groups:
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Gunnlaugs saga
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Hallfreðar saga
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Óláfs saga helga
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Kristni saga
Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in mesta
Anonymous Poems, Flokkr about Sveinn Álfífuson
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Fragments
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Poem about Hermundr Illugason
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Haraldsdrápa
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Lausavísa
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Magnússdrápa
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Rǫgnvaldsdrápa
Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Þorfinnsdrápa
Árni ábóti Jónsson, Lausavísur
Bersi Skáld-Torfuson, Flokkr about Óláfr helgi
Bersi Skáld-Torfuson, Lausavísa
Brynjólfr úlfaldi, Lausavísa
Einarr þveræingr Eyjólfsson, Lausavísa
Einarr þveræingr Eyjólfsson, Lausavísa
Eindriði Einarsson, Lausavísa
Eyjólfr Valgerðarson, Lausavísa
Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld), Fragment
Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld), Lausavísa
Glúmr Geirason, Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx
Glúmr Geirason, Lausavísa
Gríss Sæmingsson, Lausavísa
Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Aðalsteinsdrápa
Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Lausavísur
Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Sigtryggsdrápa
Hallar-Steinn, Fragment
Halldórr Rannveigarson, Lausavísa
Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Eiríksdrápa
Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur
Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Óláfsdrápa
Hárekr í Þjóttu, Lausavísur
Hrafn Ǫnundarson, Lausavísur
Jǫkull Bárðarson, Lausavísur
Oddr Snorrason, Lausavísa
Óláfr Tryggvason, Lausavísa
Óláfr Tryggvason, Lausavísa
Sigvatr Þórðarson, Fragments
Skapti Þóroddsson, Fragment
Stefnir Þorgilsson, Lausavísur
Vígfúss Víga-Glúmsson, Lausavísa
Vígfúss Víga-Glúmsson, Poem about Hákon jarl(?)
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Stanzas about Haraldr Sigurðarson’s leiðangr
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Stanzas about Magnús Óláfsson in Danaveldi
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Fragments
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Lausavísur
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Magnússflokkr
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Runhent poem about Haraldr
Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Sexstefja
Þorfinnr munnr, Lausavísur
Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa
Þorkell í Hraundal, Lausavísa
Þorleifr skúma Þorkelsson, Lausavísa
Þorvaldr Hjaltason, Lausavísur
Þorvaldr inn víðfǫrli Koðránsson, Lausavísa
Þórálfr (-valdr), Fragment
Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Gunnlaugsdrápa ormstungu
Þórðr mauraskáld, Fragment
Þrándr í Gǫtu, Kredda

other individual stanzas:

prose works:
Eindriða þáttr ok Erlings
Flateyjarbók
Færeyinga saga
Gunnlaugs saga ormstungu
Hallfreðar saga
Hákonar saga Ívarssonar
Helga þáttr Þórissonar
Jómsvíkinga saga
Óláfs saga helga
Óláfs saga helga (in Heimskringla)
Óláfs saga helga (Legendary)
Óláfs saga helga hin elzta
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar by Oddr Snorrason
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar en mesta
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Flateyjarbók
Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla
Stefnis þáttr Þorgilssonar
Styrbjarnar þáttr Svíakappa
Vatnsdœla saga
Þorleifs þáttr jarlaskálds
Þorvalds þáttr tasalda
Þorvalds þáttr víðfǫrla

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