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DIMEV 1147
NIMEV 691.55
Draw thee never to man
A proverbial couplet translating ‘Nulli se iunggit, sua quem discordia pungit’, which precedes it in John Grimestone’s sermon notes
Note: See Walther (1969), no. 12382.
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: proverbs; translations
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 85v
Transcription:
Drau þe neuere to man
Þer is life is wan
Attributed Title: De Murmuracione (f. 85v)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 23.