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For the beginning of wisdom is
Proverbs — six couplets
Note: Includes 1867.
Subjects: proverbs
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 3810, f. 13v
First Lines:
For the begynnyng of wysdom is
For to drede Goddys…
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.92.
Jordan, Richard. “Kleinere Dichtungen der Handschrfit Harley 3810.” Englische Studien 41 (1910): 253-66: 262.