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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Not published: do not cite (EGils SelvIV)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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

20 — EGils Selv 20IV

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (EGils Selv 20IV)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Barðs hefir aldri orðit
angr at hálu gangi
síðan Svǫlnis beðju
sárt eyðǫndum reyðar;
svá nam hildings himna
hvatr þjónandi ljónum,
lýðr fekk miskunn mikla
margr, fagrliga bjarga.

texts: GBpD 54

editions: Skj Einarr Gilsson: 3. Selkollu-vísur 20 (AI, 411; BI, 439); Skald II, 240; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 86.


Holm perg 5 fol (5) 23ra, 35 - 23ra, 39 (GBpD)  transcr.  
AM 396 4° (396*) 20r, 7 - 20r, 10 (GBpD)  transcr.  image  
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