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AM 1 e beta II fol.

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Notes on Skjöldunga saga — Exscriptium trium paginarum antiqvissimi libri pergamenti in folio in Bibliotheca P. Resenii; Iceland/Denmark, 1700-1730

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Notes on Skjöldunga saga
Note

Árni Magnússon's notes in Icelandic and Latin, originally written on loose leaves and slips, inserted in a cover carrying the superscription: “Skiỏldunga Sỏgu fragment ut puto”. This most probably once was cover for the 13 leaves containing Snorra Edda that was erroneously preserved as 1 e β I fol but now is transferred to AM 748 4to.

Language of Text

Icelandic (primary); Latin

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Exscriptium trium paginarum antiqvissimi libri pergamenti in folio in Bibliotheca P. Resenii
Note

Containing a Langfeðgatál for Old English, Norwegian, Danish and Swedish kings. Árni Magnússon's transcript of a manuscript from 1254.

Physical Description

Support

Paper

No. of leaves
91. 216 mm x 174 mm
Script

Written by Árni Magnússon.

History

Origin

Written in Iceland or Denmark in the beginning of the eighteenth century.

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