Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Snorri Sturluson (SnSt)

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

Lausavísur (Lv) - 3

Skj info: Snorri Sturluson, Islandsk höfding og skjald, 1178-1241. (AII, 52-79, BII, 60-90).

Skj poems:
1. En drape om Skule jarl
2. Háttatal
3. Af et religiøst digt (?)
4. Lausavísur
4. Lausavísur

prose works

Lausavísur — SnSt LvIII

Kari Ellen Gade and Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Snorri Sturluson, Lausavísur’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 370.

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Skj: Snorri Sturluson: 4. Lausavísur (AII, 77-9, BII, 88-90)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 374. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

7 — SnSt Lv 7III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Snorri Sturluson, Lausavísur 7’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 374.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Komk inn, þars sat svanni
svanna vænstr í ranni,
Gerðr leysti sú svarðar
svarðakr raðar garða.

texts: SnEW 22, SnE 728

editions: Skj Snorri Sturluson: 4. Lausavísur 7 (AII, 79; BII, 90); Skald II, 49, NN §2193; SnE 1848-87, II, 500, III, 182.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 169, 26 - 169, 27 (SnE)  image  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 351v, 15 - 351v, 18  image  
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