Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson (Þjsk)

10th century; volume 1; ed. Kate Heslop;

I. 1. Poem about Hákon (Hák) - 2

Skj info: Þórleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, (Ásgeirs son rauðfeldar) Islandsk skjald, sidste halvdel af 10. årh. (AI, 141-3, BI, 132-4).

Skj poems:
1. Hákonardrápa
2. Drape om Sven tveskæg
3. Jarlsníð
4. Lausavísur

Poem about Hákon — Þjsk HákI

Kate Heslop 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, Poem about Hákon’ 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. 369.

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Skj: Þórleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson: 1. Hákonardrápa, o. 986 (AI, 141, BI, 132)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 369. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Þjsk Hák 1I

Cite as: Kate Heslop (ed.) 2012, ‘Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, Poem about Hákon 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. 369.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hôkon, vitum hvergi
(hafizk hefr runnr af gunni)
fremra jarl und ferli
(folk-Ránar) þér mána;
þú hefr ǫðlinga Óðni
(etr hrafn af ná getnum),
vesa mátt af því vísi
víðlendr, níu senda.

texts: Flat 240, ÓT 105 [1-4], ÓTC 40 (I 143) [1-4], Hkr 171 (I 143)

editions: Skj Þórleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson: 1. Hákonardrápa 1 (AI, 141; BI, 132); Skald I, 73, NN §2443A; Hkr 1893-1901, I, 356, IV, 91-2, ÍF 26, 298-9, Hkr 1991, I, 201 (ÓTHkr ch. 50), F 1871, 131; SHI 1, 246, ÓT 1958-2000, I, 238 (ch. 104), Flat 1860-8, I, 239; ÞorlJ 1883, 160-1.

sources

AM 35 folx (Kx) 171r, 15 - 171r, 22 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 29ra, 15 - 29ra, 18 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 37 folx (J1x) 102v, 24 - 103r, 4 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 95v, 4 - 95v, 11 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 24va, 36 - 24va, 37 [1-4] (ÓT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 53 fol (53) 22ra, 2 - 22ra, 3 (ÓT)  transcr.  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 22va, 16 - 22va, 18 (ÓT)  transcr.  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 33va, 18 - 33va, 18 (ÓT)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 31vb, 3 - 31vb, 4 (ÓT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
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