Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Bǫðvarr balti (Balti)

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

Sigurðardrápa (Sigdr) - 4

Skj info: Bǫðvarr balti, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 504-5, BI, 476-7).

Skj poems:
Sigurðardrápa

Sigurðardrápa (‘Drápa about Sigurðr’) — Balti SigdrII

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Bǫðvarr balti, Sigurðardrápa’ 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. 533-6.

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Skj: Bǫðvarr balti: Sigurðardrápa, o. 1150 (AI, 504-5, BI, 477-8)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume II, pp. 535-6. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

4 — Balti Sigdr 4II

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2009, ‘Bǫðvarr balti, Sigurðardrápa 4’ 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. 535-6.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Alls engi verðr Inga
undir sólar grundu
bǫðvar hvatr né betri
brœðr landreki œðri.

texts: LaufE 45 (350), Skm 108, SnE 110

editions: Skj Bǫðvarr balti: Sigurðardrápa 4 (AI, 505; BI, 478); Skald I, 235; SnE 1848-87, I, 316-17, II, 313, 526, SnE 1931, 113, SnE 1998, I, 34; LaufE 1979, 350.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 26r, 8 - 26r, 9 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 26v, 23 - 26v, 23 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 56, 14 - 56, 15 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 29r, 12 - 29r, 13 (SnE)  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 5r, 1 - 5r, 2 (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 94 - 94 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 73v - 73v (LaufE)  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 229r, 2 - 229r, 5  image  
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