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Þorkell hamarskáld (Þham)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Þham FragIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Þorkell hamarskáld, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 482.

stanzas:  1 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 482. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Þham Frag 1III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Þorkell hamarskáld, Fragment 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 482.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Mér réð senda
of svalan ægi
Vǫlsunga niðr
vápn gollbúit.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Skm 412, SnE 414

editions: Skj Þórkell hamarskáld: 2. Lausavísur 1 (AI, 439; BI, 409); Skald I, 201; SnE 1848-87, I, 526-7, II, 344, 463, 542, 608, III, 110, SnE 1931, 185, SnE 1998, I, 104.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 40r, 17 - 40r, 18 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 41v, 30 - 41v, 30 (SnE)  image  
DG 11 (U) 37v - 37v (SnE)  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 15v, 3 - 15v, 4 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 6v, 29 - 6v, 30 (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 43r - 43r (SnE)  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 9v, 3 - 9v, 4 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 468r - 468r  image  
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