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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson (Refr)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Edith Marold;

3. Poem about Gizurr gullbrárskáld (Giz) - 3

Skj info: Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 318-321, BI, 295-297).

Skj poems:
1. Digt om fyrstegaver
2. Et digt om Gizurr Gullbrárskáld
3. Af et digt om en Þórsteinn
4. Et rejsedigt
5. Af ubestemmelige digte el. vers

Poem about Gizurr gullbrárskáld — Refr GizIII

Edith Marold with the assistance of Vivian Busch, Jana Krüger, Ann-Dörte Kyas and Katharina Seidel, translated from German by John Foulks 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson, Poem about Gizurr gullbrárskáld’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 254.

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Skj: Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson: 2. Et digt om Gizurr Gullbrárskáld, o. 1031 (AI, 319, BI, 295)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 255. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

2 — Refr Giz 2III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Opt kom (jarðar leiptra
es Baldr hniginn skaldi)
hollr at helgu fulli
Hrafnásar mér (stafna).

texts: Skm 4, SnE 6

editions: Skj Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson: 2. Et digt om Gizurr Gullbrárskáld 2 (AI, 319; BI, 295); Skald I, 150, NN §§2070D, 2338, 2463E; SnE 1848-87, I, 232-3, II, 302, 518, III, 2, SnE 1931, 88, SnE 1998, I, 7.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 20v, 23 - 20v, 25 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 21r, 27 - 21r, 29 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 45, 6 - 45, 7 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 26r, 14 - 26r, 15 (SnE)  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 4r, 3 - 4r, 4 (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 19r, 16 - 19v, 2 (SnE)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 277r, 2 - 277r, 5  image  
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