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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

I. 8. Lausavísur from Vǫlsa þáttr (Vǫlsa) - 14

2.2: Lausavísur from Vǫlsa þáttr — Anon (Vǫlsa)I

Wilhelm Heizmann 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Lausavísur from Vǫlsa þáttr’ 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. 1089.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13 

for reference only:  14 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 4. Vers af Vǫlsaþáttr (AII, 219-21, BII, 237-9)

SkP info: I, 1092

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1 — Anon (Vǫlsa) 1I

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Cite as: Wilhelm Heizmann (ed.) 2012, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Vǫlsa þáttr 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. 1092.

Karl hefir búit         ok kona ǫldruð
á andnesi         einhverju.
Átti son         við seima Bil
drengr ok dóttur         drjúgskýrliga.

Karl ok ǫldruð kona hefir búit á einhverju andnesi. Drengr átti son ok drjúgskýrliga dóttur við {Bil seima}.

An old man and an aged woman used to live on a certain headland. The capable man had a son and a very sensible daughter with {the Bil <goddess> of gold} [WOMAN].

texts: Vǫlsa 1, Flat 581

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 4. Vers af Vǫlsaþáttr 1 (AII, 219; BII, 237); Skald II, 123; Flat 1860-8, II, 331 (Vǫlsa); Guðbrandur Vigfússon 1860, 133, CPB II, 381, Edd. Min. 123, Schröder 1933, 78.

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GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 121vb, 39 - 121vb, 40 (Flat)  transcr.  image  image  image  
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