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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, 144-5

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5 — Anon Leið 5VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hljóð gefi hirðimeiðar
hrælinns at brag svinnir,
gegn vilk þjóð at þagni
þá stund es kveðk, sunda;
vilk, meðan varrar teljak
viggskrýðendr mér hlýði,
frá dáðmôttugs dróttins
degi nǫkkur rǫk segja.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [2]. Leiðarvísan 5 (AI, 619; BI, 623); Skald I, 303, NN §1259; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1844, 58, Rydberg 1907, 4-5, Attwood 1996a, 61, 172.

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AM 757 a 4° (B) 10r, 48 - 10r, 50  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 624 4° (624) 86, 5 - 86, 9  image  
JS 399 a-b 4°x (399a-bx) -  
Lbs 444 4°x (444x) -  
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