Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Starkaðr gamli Stórvirksson (StarkSt)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

not in Skj

Fragment — StarkSt FragIII

Tarrin Wills 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Starkaðr gamli Stórvirksson, 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. 382.


Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 382. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — StarkSt Frag 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þann hefi ek manna
menskra fundit
hrammastan at afli  (fornyrðislag)

texts: TGT 13, Gramm 15

editions: Skj Not in Skj; SnE 1818, 311-12, SnE 1848, 183, SnE 1848-87, II, 104-5, 407, 510, III, 139, TGT 1884, 15, 68, 176, TGT 1927, 46, 93.


AM 748 I b 4° (A) 4r, 5 - 4r, 6 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  -
AM 757 a 4° (B) 2v, 31 - 2v, 32 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 101 - 101 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 10r, 12 - 10r, 15 (TGT)  image  image  
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