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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Máríuvísur I (Mv I) - 29

Máríuvísur I (‘Vísur about Mary I’) — Anon Mv IVII

Kari Ellen Gade 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Máríuvísur I’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 678-700.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 4]. Et digt om Marias jærtegn, Máríuvísur I (AII, 487-92, BII, 526-32)

SkP info: VII, 681

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3 — Anon Mv I 3VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Réð í borg svá breiðri
brúðr fyr garði prúðum,
siðlátust helt sæta
sæm miskunnar dæmi;
næst kærligum Kristi
kæst elskaði hæsta
Máríu drotning dýra
drós í verkum ljósum.

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 4]. Et digt om Marias jærtegn 3 (AII, 487-8; BII, 526); Skald II, 288-9; Kahle 1898, 31, Sperber 1911, 1, 56, Wrightson 2001, 41.

sources

AM 721 4° (721) 12v - 12v  image  image  
AM 1032 4°x (1032x) 81v, 17 - 82v, 7 (Mv I)  transcr.  
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