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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Lilja (Lil) - 100

Lilja (‘Lily’) — Anon LilVII

Martin Chase 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Lilja’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 544-677.

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Skj: Eysteinn Ásgrímsson: Lilja (AII, 363-95, BII, 390-416)

SkP info: VII, 573-5

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11 — Anon Lil 11VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Breytti guð, ok brá til hætti,
blóð ok hold af vatni ok moldu,
léttan blástr af lopti hæsta,
lífs heitleika af sólarreitum,
ǫnd ok þar til síðan sendi,
sú er skiljandi drottins vilja,
leið kunnandi um líkams æðar,
líf skínanda af helgum anda.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Eysteinn Ásgrímsson: Lilja 11 (AII, 366-7; BII, 393); Skald II, 213-4, NN §3309.

sources

Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 113vb, 15 - 113vb, 19  transcr.  image  image  
AM 720 a VIII 4° (720a VIII) 2r, 1 - 2r, 3  transcr.  image  image  -
AM 99 a 8° (99a) 3r, 3 - 3r, 10  transcr.  image  image  
AM 622 4° (622) 25, 2 - 25, 6  transcr.  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 6, 29 - 6, 31  transcr.  image  image  image  
Vísnabók (Vb) 247 - 247  
DKNVSB 41 8°x (41 8°x) 107, 5 - 107, 12  transcr.  image  
AM 705 4°x (705x) 4r - 4v  transcr.  
BLAdd 4892 (4892) 26r - 26r  transcr.  image  
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