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DIMEV 1133
Dives and Lazarus the Scripture sayeth plain
On the punishments for evil and rewards for good — seven couplets
Subjects: hell, pains of; advice, spiritual
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 216
First Lines:
Diues and lazarus þe scripture saythe playne
the one in welth þe othe other in great payne…
Last Lines:
…Frome þe wich torment good lord deliuer vs
by the pascion & death of our lord cryst Iesus
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.