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Bǫlverkr Arnórsson (Bǫlv)

11th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

Drápa about Haraldr harðráði (Hardr) - 8

Nothing is known about Bǫlverkr except that, according to Fsk (ÍF 29, 245) and Skáldatal (SnE 1848-87, III, 254, 262, 275), he was the brother of the skald Þjóðólfr Arnórsson (ÞjóðA). See also Finnur Jónsson in SnE 1848-87, III, 590-1.

Drápa about Haraldr harðráði — Bǫlv HardrII

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Bǫlverkr Arnórsson, Drápa about Haraldr harðráði’ 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. 286-93.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8 

Skj: Bǫlverkr Arnórsson: Drape om Harald hårdråde (AI, 385-7, BI, 355-7)

in texts: Flat, Fsk, H-Hr, Hkr, HSig, MH, Mork, ÓH, Skm, SnE

SkP info: II, 286-93

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance references search files

 

mss referred to in stanzas/text:
AM 38 folx, AM 39 fol, AM 45 fol, AM 47 fol, AM 51 folx, AM 61 fol, AM 63 folx, AM 66 fol, AM 73 a folx, AM 301 4°x, AM 303 4°x, AM 321 4°x, AM 325 V 4°, AM 325 VII 4°, AM 748 I b 4°, AM 748 II 4°, GKS 1005 fol, GKS 1008 fol, GKS 1009 fol, GKS 1010 fol, GKS 2367 4°, Holm perg 1 fol, Holm perg 2 4°, Holm perg 4 4°, OsloUB 371 folx, Thott 972 folx, Traj 1374x

mss from the text and poem locations table:

AM 761 b 4°x 28r-29r  image
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