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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Drápa af Máríugrát (Mgr) - 52

Drápa af Máríugrát (‘Drápa about the Lament of Mary’) — Anon MgrVII

Kari Ellen Gade 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Drápa af Máríugrát’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 758-95.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 2]. Máríugrátr (AII, 472-82, BII, 505-19)

SkP info: VII, 770-1

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15 — Anon Mgr 15VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Halir á krossinn hilmi sólar
hófu, en keyrðu í ristr ok lófa
stinnoddaða af stáli gadda;
stórlig ǫngvit á mik fóru;
hvergi mátta ek fyr harmi ok sorgum
hræra mik sem dauð ek væra,
angri fyld ok lá ek svá lengi,
laugaðig brár ok kinnr í tárum“.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 2]. Máríugrátr 15 (AII, 475; BII, 509); Skald II, 278; Kahle 1898, 58-9, 104, Sperber 1911, 33, Wrightson 2001, 8.

sources

AM 713 4° (713) 125, 9 - 125, 11  transcr.  image  image  
AM 1032 4°x (1032x) 62v, 18 - 63v, 6  transcr.  
AM 920 4°x (920x) 206v, 13 - 206v, 20  transcr.  image  
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