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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, 841-2

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51 — Anon Pét 51VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Vekr, á síðu, sækir
sannleiks Pétrúm þannveg
lystr, at báðir bresta,
brátt sundr, fjǫtrar, dundu;
flytr með fagnað brautu
fljótt engill hjálp mengis,
myrkvastofa at merkiz
morni læst en forna.

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder 51 (AII, 507; BII, 557); Skald II, 305, NN §1755; Kahle 1898, 89, 112.

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AM 621 4° (621) 59v, 22 - 59v, 24  transcr.  image  
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