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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

I. Flokkr about Sveinn Álfífuson (Sveinfl) - 1

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Flokkr about Sveinn Álfífuson — Anon SveinflI

Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Flokkr about Sveinn Álfífuson’ 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. 1029.


Skj: Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [3]. Flokkr om Sven Alfifassön, o. 1034 (AI, 423, BI, 393); stanzas (if different): [v]

SkP info: I, 1029

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1 — Anon Sveinfl 1I

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Vasa sunnudag, svanni,
(seggr hné margr und eggjar)
morgin þann sem manni
mær lauk eða ǫl bæri,
þás Sveinn konungr sína
saman tengja bað drengi
(hrátt gafsk hold at slíta
hrafni) skeiðar stafna.

texts: ÓH 189 (185), ÓHHkr 178 (II 178), ÓT 215, Hkr 379 (II 178)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [3]. Flokkr om Sven Alfifassön (AI, 423; BI, 393); Skald I, 195; ÓT 1958-2000, II, 339 (ch. 282); Hkr 1893-1901, II, 527-8, IV, 177, ÍF 27, 413-14, Hkr 1991, II, 555 (ÓHHkr ch. 249); ÓH 1941, I, 612 (ch. 250).


AM 36 folx (Kx) 491r, 23 - 491v, 2 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 11vb, 12 - 11vb, 12 (Hkr)  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 2v, 10 - 2v, 12 (Hkr)  image  
AM 61 fol (61*) 74rb, 16 - 74rb, 19 (ÓT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 53 fol (53) 72ra, 2 - 72ra, 6 (ÓT)  transcr.  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb*) 110ra, 3 - 110ra, 7 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 2 4° (Holm2) 72v, 30 - 72v, 32 (ÓH)  transcr.  image  
Thott 972 folx (972x) 575va, 28 - 576va, 2 (ÓH)  image  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 238r, 20 - 238r, 27 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 VI 4° (325VI) 40va, 31 - 40va, 34 (ÓH)  image  
AM 73 a folx (73ax) 211v, 28 - 211v, 28 (ÓH)  image  
Holm perg 4 4° (Holm4) 68ra, 19 - 68ra, 23 (ÓH)  image  
AM 61 fol (61*) 129rb, 28 - 129rb, 31 (ÓH)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 325 V 4° (325V) 87va, 6 - 87va, 11 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 VII 4° (325VII) 40v, 30 - 40v, 30 (ÓH)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb*) 204va, 23 - 204va, 27 (ÓH)  image  
GKS 1008 fol (Tóm) 160r, 12 - 160r, 12 (ÓH)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 529r, 3 - 529r, 10  image  
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