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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Plácitusdrápa (Pl) - 59

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Plácitusdrápa (‘Drápa about S. Eustace’) — Anon PlVII

Jonna Louis-Jensen and Tarrin Wills 2007, ‘ Anonymous, Plácitusdrápa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 179-220. <> (accessed 29 May 2022)

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [1]. Plácítúsdrápa, Digt fra det 12. årh. (AI, 607-18, BI, 606-22)

SkP info: VII, 193-4

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19 — Anon Pl 19VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Fljóð varð heim með heiðnum
hlunndýrs fara runni;
kona bað sér við synðum
saurlífis goð hlífa;
blíðr dugði svá brúði
brátt, at saurgask máttit,
himna valdr, af hildar
hauknistis samvistu.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [1]. Plácítúsdrápa 19 (AI, 611; BI, 611); Skald I, 297; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1833, 18-19, 47, Finnur Jónsson 1887, 234, Louis-Jensen 1998, 102.


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AM 673 b 4° (673bTW) 2v, 10 - 2v, 14 (Pl)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  image  image  image  image  
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