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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

V. Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga (Fbr) - 1

Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga — Anon (Fbr)V (Fbr)

R. D. Fulk (forthcoming), ‘ Anonymous, Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga’ in Tarrin Wills, Kari Ellen Gade and Margaret Clunies Ross (eds), Poetry in Sagas of Icelanders. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 5. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 30 November 2021)

stanzas:  1 

Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 5. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Fóstbræðrasaga (AII, 454, BII, 486); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: Fbr, Flat

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 5. Fóstbrœðra saga 1 (Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga, 1) — Anon (Fbr) 1V (Fbr 1)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hræddur mjǫk var hinn er meiddi
hjǫr aldrigi, sviptir tjalda;
skulfu síðan skips í álfi
skjótlyndum meðal hárs ok fóta
bæði tennur, bein ok æðar,
brann vizkunnar hverfi þannig
firna hart sem eldr á arni;
æslamikil var þessi hræsla.

Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 5. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Fóstbræðrasaga (AII, 454; BII, 486); hrynhent; ed. RDF; group: D; mss: 141x, 761bx, Flat, papp4x; texts: Fbr 22
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated