Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Magnús inn góði Óláfsson (Mgóð)

11th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 2

Skj info: Magnús Óláfsson enn góði, Norsk konge 1035-47 (AI, 330, BI, 304).

Skj poems:
Lausavísur

Lausavísur — Mgóð LvII

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Magnús inn góði Óláfsson, Lausavísur’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 5-7.

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Skj: Magnús Óláfsson enn góði: Lausavísur (AI, 330, BI, 304)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume II, pp. 6-7. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Mgóð Lv 2II

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2009, ‘Magnús inn góði Óláfsson, Lausavísur 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 6-7.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Margr kveðr sér at sorgum
sverðrjóðr (alinn) verða
(uggik alllítt seggja
ótta) búkarls dóttur;
en ef einhver bannar
eld-Gefn fyr mér svefna,
víst veldr siklings systir
svinn andvǫku minni.

texts: Flat 1035, H-Hr 122, MH 66, Mork 28

editions: Skj Magnús Óláfsson enn góði: Lausavísur 2 (AI, 330; BI, 304); Skald 155, NN §808; Mork 1868, 33, Mork 1928-32, 119-20, Andersson and Gade 2000, 168, 475 (MH); Flat 1860-8, III, 323 (MH); Fms 6, 200 (HSig ch. 25).

sources

GKS 1009 fol (Mork) 5v, 52 - 5v, 52 (Mork)  image  image  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 196ra, 62 - 196ra, 62 (Flat)  image  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 33v, 24 - 33v, 24 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 24va, 3 - 24va, 3 (H-Hr)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 537v, 2 - 537v, 9  image  
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