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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

V. Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga (Fbr) - 1

not in Skj

Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga — Anon (Fbr)V (Fbr)

R. D. Fulk (forthcoming), ‘ Anonymous, Lausavísa from Fóstbræðra saga’ in Tarrin Wills, Kari Ellen Gade and Margaret Clunies Ross (eds), Poetry in Sagas of Icelanders. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 5. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 25 June 2022)


Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 5. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Fóstbræðrasaga (AII, 454, BII, 486); stanzas (if different): [v]

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Anon (Fbr) 1V (Fbr 1)

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Anon (Fbr) 1V (Fbr 1))

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hræddur mjǫk var hinn er meiddi
hjǫr aldrigi, sviptir tjalda;
skulfu síðan skips í álfi
skjótlyndum meðal hárs ok fóta
bæði tennur, bein ok æðar,
brann vizkunnar hverfi þannig
firna hart sem eldr á arni;
æslamikil var þessi hræsla.

texts: Fbr 22 (ch. 23), Flat 520

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 5. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Fóstbræðrasaga (AII, 454; BII, 486); Skald II, 265; Gaertner 1907, 310, 334, Flat 1860-8, II, 211, Fbr 1925-7, 162-3, ÍF 6, 233-4 n. 5 ( Fbr ch. 23).


GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 106rb, 20 - 106rb, 23 (Fbr)  transcr.  image  image  image  
Holm papp 4 4°x (papp4x) 119r, 28 - 119r, 32 (Fbr)  transcr.  image  
AM 141 folx (141x) 38r, 17 - 38r, 24 (Fbr)  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 488r, 6 - 488r, 13  transcr.  image  
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