Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Einarr Gilsson (EGils)

14th century; volume 4; ed. Guðrún Nordal;

Selkolluvísur (Selv) - 21

Skj info: Einarr Gilsson, Isl. lagmand og skjald, 14. årh. (AII, 397-411, BII, 418-40).

Skj poems:
1. Et digt (drape?) om Guðmund Arason, biskop
2. Et hrynhent digt om Gudmund Arason
3. Selkollu-vísur

Selkolluvísur (‘Vísur about Seal Head’) — EGils SelvIV

Not published: do not cite (EGils SelvIV)

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Skj: Einarr Gilsson: 3. Selkollu-vísur (AII, 408-11, BII, 434-40)

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

14 — EGils Selv 14IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sæll nam sǫkkva trǫlli
sǫngs meistari strǫngu
harðs með helgum orðum
hellis grams við mellu;
varð aldregi virðum,
víðfrægt er þat, síðan
mein at mǫrnar sjónum,
móð létti svá þjóðar.

texts: GBpD 48

editions: Skj Einarr Gilsson: 3. Selkollu-vísur 14 (AI, 410; BI, 438); Skald II, 239; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 85.


Holm perg 5 fol (5) 23ra, 13 - 23ra, 17 (GBpD)  transcr.  
AM 396 4° (396*) 19v, 23 - 19v, 26 (GBpD)  transcr.  image  
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