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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Leiðarvísan (Leið) - 45

Leiðarvísan (‘Way-Guidance’) — Anon LeiðVII

Katrina Attwood 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Leiðarvísan’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 137-78.

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [2]. Leiðarvísan, et digt fra det 12. årh. (AI, 618-26, BI, 622-33)

SkP info: VII, 158-9

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20 — Anon Leið 20VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sinn skreytti dag dróttinn
dáðsterkr frama-verkum,
rekkum's rann til drykkjar
reint vatn fram ór steini;
ráðmeginn lét rigna
risnu-fimr af himni
mat, þeims manna heitir,
margri þjóð til bjargar.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [2]. Leiðarvísan 20 (AI, 622; BI, 627); Skald I, 305; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1844, 62-3, Rydberg 1907, 7, Attwood 1996a, 65, 175.

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AM 757 a 4° (B) 10v, 30 - 10v, 33  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 624 4° (624) 88, 19 - 88, 22  image  
JS 399 a-b 4°x (399a-bx) -  
Lbs 444 4°x (444x) -  
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