Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Vagn Ákason (Vagn)

10th century; volume 1; ed. Matthew Townend;

Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Skj info: Vagn Ákason (AI, 185-6, BI, 175).

notes
see Anon. X (Tillæg 1)

Lausavísa — Vagn LvI

Matthew Townend 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Vagn Ákason, Lausavísa’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 366.

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Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 366. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Vagn Lv 1I

Cite as: Matthew Townend (ed.) 2012, ‘Vagn Ákason, Lausavísa 1’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 366.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Sigvaldi hefr setta
sjalfa oss und kylfu,
en fárhugaðr fnauði
fór heim til Danmarkar,
hyggr í faðm at falla
fljótt vinkonu sinni,
en fyr borð et breiða
Búi gekk með hugrekki.

texts: Flat 225, Jvs 20

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [X]: Tillæg [1]. Vagn Ákason (AI, 185-6; BI, 175); Skald I, 93; Jvs 1879, 86, Jvs 1882, 118, Jvs 1962, 37-8, Jvs 1969, 188, 216, Flat 1860-8, I, 194

sources

AM 291 4° (291) 36v, 1 - 36v, 3 (Jvs)  transcr.  
Holm perg 7 4° (7) 37v - 37v (Jvs)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 25vb, 40 - 25vb, 40 (Jvs)  image  image  image  
AM 510 4° (510) 63r - 63r, 3 (Jvs)  image  
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