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AM 69 fol.

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Excerpts from Flateyarbók; Norway, 1685-1699

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Name
Kålund, Kristian Peter Erasmus 
Birth
19 August 1844 
Death
04 July 1919 
Occupation
Librarian, scholar 
Roles
Scholar 
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Name
Árni Magnússon 
Birth
13 November 1663 
Death
07 January 1730 
Occupation
Professor, Arkivsekretær (Secretary of the Royal Archives) 
Roles
Scholar; Author; Scribe; Poet 
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Name
Ásgeir Jónsson 
Death
27 August 1707 
Occupation
Scribe 
Roles
Scribe 
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Name
Þormóður Torfason 
Birth
27 May 1636 
Death
31 January 1719 
Occupation
 
Roles
Owner; Scholar; Marginal 
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Name
Wedervang-Jensen, Eva 
Birth
26 March 1974 
Occupation
 
Roles
Cataloguer 
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Contents

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Excerpts from Flateyarbók
Filiation

The manuscript is a transcript of Flateyarbók.

Language of Text

Icelandic

1.1(1r-5r:21)
Hálfdanar þáttr svarta
Rubric

“Her hefur upp þatt Halfdanar | Svarta”

Incipit

Halfdan Svarti toc konungdom xxiij vetrar eftir | Guðrorð hinnsterka veiði konung

Explicit

“aþr enn þat var bannat af fren|dum hans.”

Keywords

1.2(5r:22-14r:1)
Upphaf rikis Halralds Hárfagra
Rubric

“Upphaf rikis Haʀalds Harfagra”

Incipit

At liþnum x vetrum alldrs Haralds Halfdans sons er | kallaðr var Dofrar fostri,

Explicit

“Leti hann i ondverðri sogu Olafs konungs Tryggvasonar.”

Keywords

1.3(14r:2-20r:12)
Hauks þáttr hábrókar
Rubric

“Þattr Hauks Habrokar”

Incipit

Capitulum | Beorn at h?gi var i Sviþioð þa er Haraldr | konungr tok konungdom

Keywords

1.4(20r.13-22v)
Haralds þáttr grænska
Rubric

“Þattr Haralldz Grænzka”

Incipit

Capitulum | Cecilia het ein gofug kona oc storborinn | i Noregi,

Explicit

“þa er Haraldr konungr hafðe henni æl|lat einlæti.”

Keywords

1.5(23r-26v)
Óláfs þáttr Geirstaðaálfs
Rubric

“Her er þattr Olafs Geir|staþa Alfs”

Incipit

Drengr godr oc hofþingi mikill Olafs Guðroðs | son veiþi konungs,

Explicit

“”

Keywords

1.6(27r-334r:1)
Ólafs saga helga
Rubric

“Her hefur Sogu Olafs konungs | Haraldzsunar

Incipit

Þa er liþit var fra hegat burð vors heʀa Ihesu | Christi,

Explicit

“co var grafit at kristz kirkio”

Keywords

1.7(334r.2-340v)
Þrándar þáttr í Götu
Rubric

“þattr fra þrande oc frændum hans”

Incipit

J þann tima er Svæinn var konungr i Noregi

Explicit

“hafi orðit Sigmundar Bre|stizonar eðr afkvæmis konungs.”

Keywords

1.8(341r-424r)
Orkneyinga þáttr
Rubric

“Orkneyingha þattr”

Incipit

Olafr konungr Haraldzson feck ỏnga lyðskylldu | af Þorfinne Jarle,

Explicit

“en sva sem ver hofum sagt.”

Keywords

1.9(425r-433r)
Smáir articular úr lífssögu hins heilaga Ólafs konungs
Incipit

Þessir Smair articular sem her eru samanlesnir | standa i sialfri. Lifs sogu hins heilaga Olafs konungs

Explicit

“enn til aleitni við konunginn | eðr nockoʀa illenda.”

Keywords

Physical Description

Support

Paper.

No. of leaves
433. Fols 424v and 433v are blank. 312 mm x 203 mm.
Foliation

Contemporary pagination. Later foliation in red ink by Kristian Kålund 1-433.

Collation

There are catchwords on fols 8v, 16v, 34v, and then every 8th page until fol. 330v, and on fols 197v, 325v, 346v, 354v, 359r, 389v and 398r.

Layout

The manuscript is written in long lines throughout with 27 to 34 lines per page.

Script

Written by Ásgeir Jónsson.

Additions

Corrections and marginalia by Árni Magnússon.

Binding

Bound in a parchment binding: 324 mm x 225 mm x 88 mm. Árni Magnússon wrote two titles on the spine.

History

Origin

Written by Ásgeir Jónsson. As the source text, Flateyarbók, was a part of the group of manuscripts borrowed by Torfæus in Stangeland, Norway, at the end of the seventeenth century, the manuscript was most possibly written there at that time.

Additional

Record History
Catalogued 18 July 2006 by EW-J.
Custodial History
The manuscript was dry cleaned in 1999
Surrogates

microfilm (master) Gl. Neg. 16s.d. microfilm (archive) Gl. Pos. 21s.d. b/w prints AM 69 fol. 4 April 2000 A4 89,5 % diapositive 102 16 November 1999 Before restoration: Front perm, spine, spread. Lower section, headcap and head bands (spread). b/w prints AM 69 fol. 17 November 1999 Before restoration: Front perm, spine, spread. Lower section, headcap and head bands (spread). digital hard disc 1 15 June 2005 Pictures of the spine.

Bibliography

AuthorTitleEditorScope
2000
1999
1999
2005
Den store Saga om Olav den Helligeed. Jón Helgason, ed. Oscar Albert JohnsenII: p. 1055
Katalog over Den Arnamagnæanske Håndskriftsamlinged. Kristian KålundI: p. 47
Færeyinga saga, ed. Ólafur Halldórsson1987; 30: p. cclxviii, 142 s.
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