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NIMEV 797
Fire cold and tear shedding
On the pains of hellfire, titled ‘De penis inferni’ — eight lines in couplets
Title(s): De penis inferni
Subjects: hell, pains of; death, fear of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 166vb
First Lines:
fire colde and tereshatyng
drede worme and weping…
Last Lines:
…nythe dede wyt oten hende
þis wil manis saule sthende
Attributed Title: De penis inferni (f. 166vb)