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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

I. 3. Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla (ÓTHkr) - 1

not in Skj

2.2: Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla — Anon (ÓTHkr)I

Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1073.


in texts: Hkr, Jvs, ÓTC

SkP info: I, 1073

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1. Kx - 153v/26-154r/5
Þa er sparn a mó mꜹrnis | morðkuɴr haraldr suɴan | varð þa vinda myrðir | vax eitt i ham faxa | en bergsalar birger | bꜹndom rækr i landi | þat corrected from þa sa ꜹlld i jǫldo | uríkr fyrir ríki.
F - 25vb/16-25vb/18 (VEÞ)
Þa er mórn ámo mꜹ́rnís morð kvɴr haraldr | svɴan · varþat vinða myrðir vax eítt i hám faxi · eɴ | bergsalar bírgir bondom rø̨kr i landi þat sa ꜹlld i olldo vrikr ⸝fyrir liki·⸜ |
291 - 12v/11-12v/13 (VEÞ)
þa er sparnama mꜹ́rnar morþkvɴn haʀalldr svɴnan | var þá vinþa myrþe vax eitt  ham faxa · en berstofv byrgir bꜹɴndvm · | rekr  landi þat sa ꜹlld jꜹlldv vrik[...] fyrir like·
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