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Evarist the holy pope so I understand
Life of St Evarist, in one MS of the South English Legendary — in couplets
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: Evarist, saint, life of; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 779 (SC 2567), ff/ 198v-199v
First Lines:
Euarist þe holy pope so ich ondirstonde
was I bore by syde Ierusalem in þat ilke londe…
Last Lines:
…& þat he bere oure erande to god oure alþer kinge
Þat to þe ioye of heuene he vs alle bringe
Attributed Title: Seint euarist þe pope (f. 198v)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. “Des Ms. Bodl. 779 jüngere Zusatzlegenden zur südlichen Legendensammlung.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 82 (1889): 307-422: 346-8.