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For cause all men shall understand
James Ryman, moral advice, for the most part a paraphrase of Proverbs viii — eighteen quatrains and one stanza rhyme royal
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: paraphrases; proverbs
Versification: — four-line, seven-line — abab, ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 73v-74v
First Lines:
ffor cause alle men shall vnderstonde
My lordes preceptes Iuste and Right…
Last Lines:
…The whiche mote graunt bothe you & me
That blisse wherof none ende shall be
Attributed Author: Ryman (f. 80)
Attributed Title: Accipite disciplinam meam et non pecuniam Doctrinam magis quam aurum eligite parabolarum 8o (f. 73v)
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 269-72.