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Snorri Sturluson (SnSt)

13th century; volume 3; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Háttatal (Ht) - 102

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Háttatal — SnSt HtIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘ Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1094. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=1376> (accessed 1 December 2021)

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Skj: Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal, 1222-23 (AII, 52-77, BII, 61-88)

SkP info: III, 1204

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95 — SnSt Ht 95III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal 95’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1204.

Mundak mildingi,         þás Mœra hilmi
fluttak fjogur kvæði,         fimtán stórgjafar.
Hvar viti áðr orta         með œðra hætti
mærð of menglǫtuð         maðr und himins skautum?

Mundak mildingi fimtán stórgjafar, þás fluttak {hilmi Mœra} fjogur kvæði. Hvar und skautum himins viti maðr mærð með œðra hætti áðr orta of {menglǫtuð}?

I remembered the generous one for fifteen grand gifts when I presented four poems {to the lord of the Mœrir} [NORWEGIAN RULER = Skúli]. Where beneath the corners of heaven may a man know praise with a more distinguished verse-form previously composed about {a necklace-destroyer} [GENEROUS MAN]?

texts: Ht 98, SnE 690

editions: Skj Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal 95 (AII, 76; BII, 86); Skald II, 47; SnE 1848-87, I, 710-11, III, 134, SnE 1879-81, I, 15, 85, II, 33, SnE 1931, 251, SnE 2007, 37; Konráð Gíslason 1895-7, I, 64.

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