Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson (Þjsk)

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

I. 3. Drápa about Sveinn tjúguskegg (Sveindr) - 1

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

Drápa about Sveinn tjúguskegg — Þjsk SveindrI

Kate Heslop 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, Drápa about Sveinn tjúguskegg’ 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. 373.

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Skj: Þórleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson: 2. Drape om Sven tveskæg (AI, 141, BI, 133); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 374. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 Sveindr 1I

Cite as: Kate Heslop (ed.) 2012, ‘Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, Drápa about Sveinn tjúguskegg 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. 374.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Opt með œrna giptu
ǫðlings himins rǫðla
Jóta gramr enn ítri
Englandi rauð branda.

texts: ÞorlJ 2, Flat 228

editions: Skj Þórleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson: 2. Drape om Sven tveskæg (AI, 141; BI, 133); Skald I, 73; SHI 3, 97, Flat 1860-8, I, 210, ÞorlJ 1883, 119, 157, ÍF 9, 219, ÍS III, 2269 (ÞorlJ).

sources

GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 27vb, 50 - 27vb, 50 (Flat)  transcr.  image  image  image  
BLAdd 4867x (4867x) 100v, 12 - 100v, 14 (ÞorlJ)  
AM 563 a 4°x (563ax) 2, 26 - 2, 28 (ÞorlJ)  image  
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