Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

II. 5. Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts (Mberf) - 7

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2.2: Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts — Anon (Mberf)II

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 828-35.

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SkP info: II, 829-30

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2 — Anon (Mberf) 2II

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade and Diana Whaley (eds) 2009, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 829-30.

Breðr í Bjarkey miðri
ból, þats ek veit gólast;
téra þarft af Þóri
— þýtr vandar bǫl — standa.
Jóan mun eigi frýja
elds né ráns, es kveldar;
svíðr bjartr logi breiðan
bý; leggr reyk til skýja.

Ból, þats ek veit gólast, breðr í miðri Bjarkey; téra þarft standa af Þóri; {bǫl vandar} þýtr. Jóan mun eigi frýja elds né ráns, es kveldar; bjartr logi svíðr breiðan bý; reyk leggr til skýja.

The farm, which I find the best, burns in the middle of Bjarkøy; nothing good will be gained from Þórir; {the destruction of the stick} [FIRE] roars. Jón will not have to complain about a lack of fire or plunder when evening comes; the bright flame scorches the broad farmstead; smoke swirls toward the clouds.

texts: Fsk 255, H-Hr 252, H-Hr 252, Mberf 4 (III 173), Mork 127, Hkr 552 (III 173)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [7]. Lausavísur 15 (AI, 427-8; BI, 397-8); Skald I, 197; Mork 1867, 135, Mork 1928-32, 304, Andersson and Gade 2000, 290, 484 (Mberf); Fms 7, 10 (Mberf ch. 6); F 1871, 264 (Mberf); ÍF 29, 305 (ch. 80); ÍF 28, 215 (Mberf ch. 5), E 1916, 112.

sources

GKS 1009 fol (Mork) 21v, 53 - 21v, 53 (Mork)  image  image  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 82v, 1 - 82v, 1 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 57vb, 25 - 57vb, 25 (H-Hr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 57rb, 22 - 57rb, 25  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
OsloUB 371 folx (FskBx) 84v - 84v (Fsk)  image  
AM 303 4°x (FskAx) 333, 10 - 333, 17 (Fsk)  image  
AM 63 folx (Kx) 595r, 17 - 595r, 24 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 33vb, 33 - 33vb, 33 (Hkr)  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 31v, 27 - 31v, 29 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 306v, 8 - 306v, 15 (Hkr)  image  
AM 42 folx (42x) 7v - 7v (Hkr)  image  
AM 51 folx (51x) 74v, 12 - 74v, 19 (Fsk)  image  
AM 301 4°x (301x) 123r, 22 - 123v, 2 (Fsk)  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 542r, 20 - 542v, 3  image  
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