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Steinarr (Steinarr)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Russell Poole;

Poem about a woman (Woman) - 1

Poem about a woman — Steinarr WomanIII

Russell Poole 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Steinarr, Poem about a woman’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 384.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Steinarr: Af et digt om en kvinde (AI, 417, BI, 386); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 384. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Steinarr Woman 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Mens hafa mildrar Synjar
(mjúkstalls) logit allir
(sjá hǫfumk veltistoð stiltan
straumtungls) at mér draumar.

texts: LaufE 130 (379), Skm 208, SnE 210

editions: Skj Steinarr: Af et digt om en kvinde (AI, 417; BI, 386); Skald I, 192, NN §§902, 2314; SnE 1848-87, I, 412-13, II, 435, 584, III, 74, SnE 1931, 146, SnE 1998, I, 64.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 33r, 28 - 33r, 29 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 34v, 24 - 34v, 24 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 76, 18 - 76, 19 (SnE)  image  image  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 10v, 11 - 10v, 12 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 4v, 19 - 4v, 20 (SnE)  image  image  
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