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DIMEV 1624
God with blissful bields
Treatise on sin and salvation through repentance; probably a fragment of a longer work — in couplets
Subjects: Adam, creation and fall of; Creed, exposition of; sin, consequences of; penitence
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland Deposit 313/3633 (deposited by Marquis of Stafford), medieval fragments
First Lines:
GOdde with blisfulle beldis
Þat alle þis worlde with wysdome woldis
A[n]d alle þat whylum was bot noght
Þou has vnto sere schapyng broght…
Last Lines:
… And þat es funden in oure Crede
Þat es in Inglisshe þus to rede
I trow in myghty god þat wroght
Heuen and erthe and alle of noght…
Note: Two binding fragments, portions of bifolia, top and bottom, by same hand of the fifteenth century.