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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

III. 1. Bjarkamál in fornu (Bjark) - 7

2.1: Bjarkamál in fornu (‘The (Old) Speeches of Bjarki’) — Anon BjarkIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Bjarkamál in fornu’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 495.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [X]: II. A. Bjarkamál en fornu (AI, 180-1, BI, 170-1)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 497. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Anon Bjark 1III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Poems, Bjarkamál in fornu 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 497.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Dagr's upp kominn,
dynja hana fjaðrar,
mál's vílmǫgum
at vinna erfiði;
vaki ok æ vaki
vina hǫfuð,
allir enir œztu
Aðils ofsinnar.  (málaháttr)

texts: Fbr 32, Flat 602, ÓH 148 (144), ÓHHkr 141 (II 141), Hkr 342 (II 141)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [X]: II. A. Bjarkamál en fornu 1 (AI, 180; BI, 170); Skald I, 91, FF §25; Hkr 1893-1901, II, 463, ÍF 27, 361 (ÓHHkr ch. 208); ÓH 1941, I, 547, Flat 1860-8, II, 343; ÍF 6, 262-3 (Fbr ch. 24).

sources

AM 36 folx (Kx) 458r, 23 - 458v, 1 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
Holm perg 2 4° (Holm2) 64v - 64v (ÓH)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 220r, 12 - 220r, 19 (ÓH)  image  
AM 73 b fol (Bæb) 4rb, 19 - 4rb, 19 (ÓH)  image  image  
AM 68 fol (68) 64r, 17 - 64r, 17 (ÓH)  image  
Holm perg 4 4° (Holm4) 59vb, 20 - 59vb, 23 (ÓH)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 122va, 31 - 122va, 34 (ÓH)  image  image  
AM 325 V 4° (325V) 78rb, 26 - 78rb, 32 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 VII 4° (325VII) 35v - 35v (ÓH)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 196ra - 196rb (ÓH)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 123ra, 49 - 123ra, 52 (ÓH)  image  image  image  
GKS 1008 fol (Tóm) 153r, 11 - 153r, 11 (ÓH)  image  
AM 141 folx (141x) 52r, 24 - 52v, 1 (Fbr)  image  image  
AM 73 a folx (73ax) 194v, 35 - 194v, 35 (ÓH)  image  
AM 321 4°x (321x) 246, 18 - 246, 20 (ÓH)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 500r, 2 - 500r, 9  transcr.  image  
Thott 972 folx (972x) 495va, 26 - 495va, 33 (ÓH)  image  image  
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