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DIMEV 1136
IMEV 685
NIMEV 685
Do man for thyself
Da tua, dum tua sunt. Post mortem tunc tua non sunt, signed ‘qd Tucket’ — one quatrain
Note: Cf. 3356.
Subjects: testaments; executors; transitoriness, of life
Versification: — four-line
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 3038, f. 1r1
Transcription:
Do mon for þi selffe wyl þu art o lyue
ffor he þat dose after þu dethe god let him neuer thryue
Note: ‘qd Tucket’ (f. 1)
Editions:
Wanley, Humphrey. A Catalogue of the Harleian Manuscripts in the British Museum. 4 vols. London: Eyre and Strahan, 1808-12; ed. Wanley et al: 2.727.
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.314.