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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, ‘ 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. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=1028> (accessed 27 September 2021)

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

SkP info: VII, 760-1

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2 — Anon Mgr 2VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gjarna vilda ek hilmis hlýrna
hróðr dýrligan finna móður;
vænti ek hryggr at verkann þiggi
vandat sæti heilags anda;
umgaupnandi allrar skepnu
orðit gef, sem ek mun krefja,
eitt eða tvau, svá at yrkja mættik
enn sem fyrr til dýrðar henni.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 2]. Máríugrátr 2 (AII, 472; BII, 505); Skald II, 276; Kahle 1898, 56, Sperber 1911, 30, 73, Wrightson 2001, 1.

sources

AM 713 4° (713) 123, 25 - 123, 29  transcr.  image  image  
AM 1032 4°x (1032x) 57v, 9 - 57v, 16  transcr.  
AM 920 4°x (920x) 205r, 9 - 205r, 16  transcr.  image  
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