Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Óláfr hvítaskáld Þórðarson (Ólhv)

13th century; volume 2; ed. Lauren Goetting;

III. 1. Thómasdrápa (Thómdr) - 2

Skj info: Óláfr Þórðarson hvítaskáld, Islandsk skjald og lærd, d. 1259. (AII, 92-8, BII, 104-10).

Skj poems:
1. Et digt om kong Hákon
2. Et hrynhent digt
3. Árónsdrápa
4. Af et digt om Thomas Becket
5. Lausavísur

prose works

Thómasdrápa — Ólhv ThómdrIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr hvítaskáld Þórðarson, Thómasdrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 301.

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Skj: Óláfr Þórðarson hvítaskáld: 4. Af et digt om Thomas Becket (AII, 97, BII, 109)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 302. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Ólhv Thómdr 2III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Óláfr hvítaskáld Þórðarson, Thómasdrápa 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 302.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Teitr gefr Tómás ýtum
trúarbót fyr sið ljótan.

texts: FoGT 20, Gramm 145

editions: Skj Óláfr Þórðarson hvítaskáld: 4. Af et digt om Thomas Becket 2 (AII, 97; BII, 109); Skald II, 58; SnE 1848-87, II, 204-5, III, 383; FoGT 1884, 127, 257, FoGT 2004, 37, 64, 105 FoGT 2014, 12-13, 72.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 113, 13 - 113, 13 (FoGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 84r, 5 - 84r, 7 (Skáldatal)  image  
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