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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

I. 2. Liðsmannaflokkr (Liðs) - 10

2.1: Liðsmannaflokkr (‘Flokkr of the household troops’) — Anon LiðsI

Russell Poole 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Liðsmannaflokkr’ 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. 1014.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10 

Skj: Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [2]. Liðsmannaflokkr (AI, 422-3, BI, 391-3); stanzas (if different): 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

SkP info: I, 1028

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10 — Anon Liðs 10I

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Dag vas hvern þats Hǫgna
hurð rjóðask nam blóði,
ár, þars úti vôrum
Ilmr, í fǫr með hilmi;
kneigum vér, síz vígum
varð nýlokit hǫrðum,
fyllar dags, í fǫgrum,
fit, Lundúnum sitja.

texts: Flat 956, ÓHLeg 11

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [2]. Liðsmannaflokkr 7 (AI, 423; BI, 393); Skald I, 194, NN §§907, 1909B; Flat 1860-8, III, 238, ÓH 1941, II, 684; ÓHLeg 1922, 11-12, ÓHLeg 1982, 52-3.


GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 186vb, 43 - 186vb, 43 (Flat)  image  image  image  
DG 8 (DG8) 73r, 32 - 73r, 34 (ÓHLeg)  transcr.  image  
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