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DIMEV 1273
IMEV 769.5
NIMEV 769.5
Fart on hill
A proverbial couplet, written as one line
Subjects: proverbs; translations
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Manchester, John Rylands Library Lat. 394, f. 16v
Transcription:
ffart on hyll
and fart ther þu nylle
Note: Translates ‘Pede super colles pedes vbi pedere nolles’ which follows.
Editions:
Pantin, William A. “A Medieval Collection of Latin and English Proverbs…from Rylands Latin MS. 394.” Bulletin of the John Rylands Library 14 (1930): 81-114: 103.