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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, 662-3

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89 — Anon Lil 89VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þú ert hreinlífis dygðug dúfa,
dóttir guðs ok lækning sótta,
giptu vegr ok geisli lopta,
gimsteinn brúða ok drotning himna,
guðs herbergi ok gleyming sorga,
gleðinnar past ok eyðing lasta,
líknar æðr ok lífgan þjóða,
loflig mær, þú ert englum hæri.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Eysteinn Ásgrímsson: Lilja 89 (AII, 391; BII, 413); Skald II, 227.

sources

Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 116va, 1 - 116va, 5  transcr.  image  image  
AM 99 a 8° (99a) 17v, 15 - 18r, 3  transcr.  image  image  
AM 622 4° (622) 39, 12 - 39, 15  transcr.  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 14, 7 - 14, 9  transcr.  image  image  image  
Vísnabók (Vb) 255 - 255  
DKNVSB 41 8°x (41 8°x*) 134, 1 - 134, 6  transcr.  image  
DKNVSB 41 8°x (41 8°x*) 420 - 420  
AM 705 4°x (705x) 21v - 21v  transcr.  
BLAdd 4892 (4892) 39r - 39r  transcr.  image  
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