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IMEV 759
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Falseness and covetise are feres
De Falsitate’ — two cross-rhymes quatrains with the same two rhymes
Title(s): De Falsitate
Subjects: falseness
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 166vb
First Lines:
falseness and couetys er feris
Wil neþer oþer be sweke…
Last Lines:
…es þer no man þat þem sterys
bot heuer es vnlwes illyke
Attributed Title: De falsitate (f. 166vb)
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 54.