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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Pétrsdrápa (Pét) - 54

Pétrsdrápa (‘Drápa about the Apostle Peter’) — Anon PétVII

David McDougall 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Pétrsdrápa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 796-844.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder, Pétrsdrápa (AII, 500-8, BII, 545-58)

SkP info: VII, 819-20

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27 — Anon Pét 27VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Pétrús princeps heitir
postulanna, sannast
Kéfás þýðiz þvísa
þat nafn eða steinn, jafnan;
sælan sunnu deilir
siðspenni kvað þenna
mest fyr tólf, þá er treysta
trú verk, hluti sterka.

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder 27 (AII, 504; BII, 551); Skald II, 302; Kahle 1898, 84, 110.

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AM 621 4° (621) 58v, 18 - 58v, 20  transcr.  image  
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