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Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson (Ólsv)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

2. Skúladrápa (Skúldr) - 1

Skúladrápa (‘Drápa about Skúli’) — Ólsv SkúldrIII

R. D. Fulk 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Skúladrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 313.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 2. En drape om Skule jarl (AII, 85, BII, 96); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 313. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Ólsv Skúldr 1III

Cite as: R. D. Fulk (ed.) 2017, ‘Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Skúladrápa 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 313.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Skúla'r bezt und báli
byrræfrs skǫpuð ævi.

texts: GrammSkáld 3

editions: Skj Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 2. En drape om Skule jarl (AII, 85; BII, 96); Skald II, 52; SnE 1848-87, II, 397, III, 165, TGT 1884, 159.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 1r, 8 - 1r, 8 (GrammSkáld)  transcr.  image  image  
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