Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þórðr Kolbeinsson (ÞKolb)

11th century; volume 1; ed. Jayne Carroll;

Eiríksdrápa (Eirdr) - 17

Skj info: Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 212-19, BI, 202-9).

Skj poems:
1. Belgskakadrápa
2. Gunnlaugsdrápa ormstungu
3. Eiríksdrápa
4. Lausavísur

Eiríksdrápa — ÞKolb EirdrI

Jayne Carroll 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Eiríksdrápa’ 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. 487.

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Skj: Þórðr Kolbeinsson: 3. Eiríksdrápa, 1014 (AI, 213-217, BI, 203-206); stanzas (if different): 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 489. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — ÞKolb Eirdr 1I

Cite as: Jayne Carroll (ed.) 2012, ‘Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Eiríksdrápa 1’ 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. 489.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ok sannliga sunnan
(sôusk vítt búendr ítrir
stríð) of stála meiða
stórhersǫgur fóru;
súðlǫngum frá Sveiða
sunnr af dregnum hlunni
vangs á vatn of þrungit
viggmeiðr Dana skeiðum.

texts: ÓT 69, ÓTC 30 (I 134), Hkr 161 (I 134)

editions: Skj Þórðr Kolbeinsson: 3. Eiríksdrápa 1 (AI, 213; BI, 203); Skald I, 106, NN §§579, 1106, 1854B, 1914D; Hkr 1893-1901, I, 323-4, IV, 86-7, ÍF 26, 275-6, Hkr 1991, I, 185 (ÓTHkr ch. 36), F 1871, 120; ÓT 1958-2000, I, 181 (ch. 87).

sources

AM 35 folx (Kx) 157r, 2 - 157r, 10 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 26rb, 33 - 26rb, 36 (Hkr)  image  image  image  image  
AM 37 folx (J1x) 94r, 10 - 94r, 14 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 87r, 32 - 87v, 7 (Hkr)  image  
AM 325 VIII 1 4° (325VIII 1) 4va, 28 - 4va, 32 (Hkr)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 19ra, 27 - 19ra, 30 (ÓT)  image  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 15ra, 32 - 15ra, 36 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 25va, 5 - 25va, 9 (ÓT)  image  
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