Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Einarr Skúlason (ESk)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. 3. Lausavísur (Lv) - 9

Skj info: Einarr Skúlason, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 455-85, BI, 423-57).

Skj poems:
1. Sigurðardrápa
2. Haraldsdrápa I
3. Haraldsdrápa II
4. Haraldssonakvæði(?)
5. Sigurðardrápa
6. Geisli
7. Runhenda
8. Eysteinsdrápa
9. Ingadrápa
10. Elfarvísur
11. Lausavísur
11. Lausavísur
11. Øxarflokkr(?)
12. Ubestemmelige vers, tilhørende forskellige fyrstedigte eller lausavísur

Lausavísur — ESk LvIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Einarr Skúlason, Lausavísur’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 169.

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Skj: Einarr Skúlason: 11. Lausavísur (AI, 482-5, BI, 454-7)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 176. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

13 — ESk Lv 13III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Einarr Skúlason, Lausavísur 13’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 176.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Máni skínn af mæni
moldar hofs of foldir
alla stund, meðan endisk
ævi lands ok sævar;
veitk félaga fljótum
fróns prýði vel þjóna,
þeim vitu eigi ýtar
auðit lífs né dauða.

texts: FoGT 56, LaufE 150 (386), Gramm 181

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: [C]. D. Religiøse og moraliserende vers af den 4. grammatiske afhandling 18 (AII, 166; BII, 184); Skald II, 96, NN §2343; SnE 1848-87, II, 242-3, III, 162, FoGT 1884, 148, 292, FoGT 2014, 42-5, 136-7; LaufE 1979, 386.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 118, 27 - 118, 29 (FoGT)  image  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 124 - 124 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 93v, 7 - 93v, 14 (LaufE)  image  image  
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