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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

II. 1. Haraldsstikki (Harst) - 1

2.1: Haraldsstikki (‘Harald’s stikki (a type of poem or verse-form?)’) — Anon HarstII

Matthew Townend 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Haraldsstikki’ 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. 807-8.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [5]. Haraldsstikki, o. 1066 (AI, 424, BI, 394); stanzas (if different): [v]

SkP info: II, 807-8

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1 — Anon Harst 1II

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Cite as: Matthew Townend (ed.) 2009, ‘Anonymous Poems, Haraldsstikki 1’ 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. 807-8.

Lôgu fallnir
í fen ofan
Valþjófs liðar
vôpnum hǫggnir,
svát gunnhvatir
ganga môttu
Norðmenn yfir
at nôum einum.

 

The forces of Waltheof lay fallen down in the marsh, hacked by weapons, so that the battle-bold Norwegians could walk across on corpses alone.

context: The st. is cited in illustration of the battle of Fulford, following citation of Steinn Óldr 1.

texts: H-Hr 208, HSig 79 (III 154), Hkr 533 (III 154)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [5]. Haraldsstikki (AI, 424; BI, 394); Skald I, 195; ÍF 28, 181 (HSig ch. 85), F 1871, 245, E 1916, 93; Fms 6, 408 (HSig ch. 115).

sources

AM 63 folx (Kx) 578r, 12 - 578r, 19 (Hkr)  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 31ra, 26 - 31ra, 26 (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 52rb, 38 - 52va, 1 (Hkr)  image  image  image  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 26v, 1 - 26v, 2 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 294v, 18 - 294v, 25 (Hkr)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 74r, 18 - 74r, 18 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 53ra, 6 - 53ra, 6 (H-Hr)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 498r, 3 - 498r, 10  image  
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