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Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson (Ólsv)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

4. Love poem (Love) - 3

Love poem — Ólsv LoveIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Love poem’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 316.

stanzas:  1   2   3 

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 4. Af et kærlighedsdigt (?) (AII, 85, BII, 97)

in texts: Gramm, LaufE, SnE, SnEW, TGT

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 316. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, 4. Love poem, 1 [Vol. 3, 317] — Ólsv Love 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Freyju angan leygjar.

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 4. Af et kærlighedsdigt (?) 1 (AII, 85; BII, 97); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 744x, 761bx, A, B, W; texts: TGT 18
 
2 Vol. 3. Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, 4. Love poem, 2 [Vol. 3, 317] — Ólsv Love 2III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hǫg leit hvarma skógar
hlaðnorn við mér stjǫrnum.

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 4. Af et kærlighedsdigt (?) 2 (AII, 85; BII, 97); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x, 761bx, W; texts: LaufE 66(355), SnEW 19
 
3 Vol. 3. Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, 4. Love poem, 3 [Vol. 3, 318] — Ólsv Love 3III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Kœnn njóti vel vænnar
vin minn konu sinnar,
víst erat dapr of drósir
drengr, ok eigi lengi.

Skj: Óláfr Þórðarson hvítaskáld: 5. Lausavísur 3 (AII, 98; BII, 110); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 761bx, A, W; texts: TGT 49
 
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