Þorkell Gíslason (ÞGísl)
12th century; volume 1; ed. Emily Lethbridge;
Búadrápa (Búdr) - 12
Skj info: Þórkell Gíslason, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 553-5, BI, 536-8).
Þorkell (ÞGísl) is named as the poet of Búadrápa in ÓT (1958-2000, 180), but beyond that nothing is known about him and his name does not appear in Skáldatal.
Emily Lethbridge and Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 941.
Skj: Þórkell Gíslason: Búadrápa (AI, 553-5, BI, 536-8)
SkP info: I, 952
12 — ÞGísl Búdr 12I
The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).
Feldi Vagn virða
(valði of nái stirða
hrafn enn hvassleiti),
- hrunði á borð sveiti -;
þess réð þó dála
(þrymr vas hôr stála)
Eiríkr skip hrjóða. (runhent)
texts: ‹ÓT 95›
editions: Skj Þórkell Gíslason: Búadrápa 12 (AI, 555; BI, 538); Skald I, 261; Fms 1, 179, Fms 12, 45, ÓT 1958-2000, I, 196 (ch. 90); Ólafur Halldórsson 2000, 31, 82-3.