Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson (Ólsv)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

1. Hákonardrápa (Hákdr) - 2

Skj info: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld, Islandsk skjald, 13. årh. (AII, 84-86, BII, 96-97).

Skj poems:
1. En drape om kong Hakon (?)
2. En drape om Skule jarl
3. En drape om Kristus (?)
4. Af et kærlighedsdigt (?)
5. Lausavísa

Hákonardrápa (‘Drápa about Hákon’) — Ólsv HákdrIII

R. D. Fulk 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Hákonardrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Brepols, Turnhout, p. 311.

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Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 1. En drape om kong Hakon (?) (AII, 84-85, BII, 96)

in texts: LaufE, SnE, SnEW

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 311. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, 1. Hákonardrápa, 1 [Vol. 3, 312] — Ólsv Hákdr 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Gjarn emk máls of Mǫrnar
mæring þanns blik særir.

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 1. En drape om kong Hakon (?) 1 (AII, 84; BII, 96); dróttkvætt; ed. RDF; group: B; mss: 761bx, W; texts: SnEW 8
 
2 Vol. 3. Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, 1. Hákonardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 312] — Ólsv Hákdr 2III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Hreinstólpa átt hjálpar,
herrekkir, brag þekkja;
hátt sitið hans í réttu
hvarmætr skǫrungr sæti.

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 1. En drape om kong Hakon (?) 2 (AII, 85; BII, 96); dróttkvætt; ed. RDF; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x; texts: LaufE 104(372)
 
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