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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

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

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.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7 

SkP info: II, 828-9

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1 — Anon (Mberf) 1II

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade and Diana Whaley (eds) 2009, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts 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. 828-9.

Ungr kom Hôkon hingat;
hanns beztr alinn manna
frægðarmildr á foldu;
fór með Steigar-Þóri.
Syni Óláfs bauð síðan
sjalfr um Nóreg halfan
mildr, en Magnús vildi
málsnjallr hafa allan.

Ungr Hôkon kom hingat; hann, frægðarmildr, [e]s alinn beztr manna á foldu; fór með Steigar-Þóri. Síðan bauð mildr sjalfr {syni Óláfs} um halfan Nóreg, en málsnjallr Magnús vildi hafa allan.

Young Hákon came here; he, generous with glory, is born the best of men on earth; he came with Steigar-Þórir. Then the generous one himself gave {Óláfr’s son} [= Magnús] power over half of Norway, but eloquent Magnús wished to have it all.

texts: Mberf 1 (III 170), H-Hr 244, Hkr 549 (III 170)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [7]. Lausavísur 14 (AI, 427; BI, 397); Skald I, 196, NN §§910, 2247B; ÍF 28, 210-11 (Mberf ch. 1), E 1916, 109; Fms 7, 2 (Mberf ch. 1).

sources

AM 63 folx (Kx) 592r, 26 - 592v, 6 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 33rb, 14 - 33rb, 14 (Hkr)  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 31r, 6 - 31r, 8 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 304v, 21 - 304v, 28 (Hkr)  image  
AM 42 folx (42x) 6r - 6v (Hkr)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 81r, 11 - 81r, 11 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 57ra, 14 - 57ra, 14 (H-Hr)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 542r, 11 - 542r, 18  image  
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