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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, 843-4

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53 — Anon Pét 53VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Tábíta frú fljótan
fann dauða, þat snauðum
ǫllum sárt nam svella
senn fyr missi þenna;
Joppen hrósar happi
háleitr at guð veitir,
syngr hon lof fyrir lengi,
líf gaf Pétrús vífi.

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder 53 (AII, 508; BII, 557); Skald II, 305; Kahle 1898, 90.

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AM 621 4° (621) 59v, 27 - 59v, 29  transcr.  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated