Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Glúmr Geirason (Glúmr)

10th century; volume 1; ed. Diana Whaley;

III. 1. Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx (Eir) - 1

Skj info: Glúmr Geirason, Islandsk skjald omkr. 950-75. (AI, 75-8, BI, 65-8).

Skj poems:
1. Kvad om Erik blodøkse
2. Gráfeldardrápa
3. Lausavísa

Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx — Glúmr EirIII

Diana Whaley 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Glúmr Geirason, Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 194.

 1 

Skj: Glúmr Geirason: 1. Kvad om Erik blodøkse, för 950 (AI, 75, BI, 65-6); stanzas (if different): 2

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 194. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Glúmr Eir 1III

Cite as: Diana Whaley (ed.) 2017, ‘Glúmr Geirason, Poem about Eiríkr blóðøx 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. 194.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Brandr fær logs ok landa
lands Eiríki banda.

texts: TGT 68, Gramm 70

editions: Skj Glúmr Geirason: 1. Kvad om Erik blodøkse 1 (stev? - AI, 75; BI, 65); Skald I, 40; SnE 1848-87, II, 144-5, III, 146, TGT 1884, 24, 94, 205-6, TGT 1927, 67, 102.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 6r, 26 - 6r, 26 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 106, 26 - 106, 27 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 132v, 13 - 132v, 14  image  
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