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IMEV 995
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Godfrey the good
On bequeathing worldly possessions — three couplets
Subjects: possessions, worldly
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 28
Transcription:
Godefrey þe guede
he deode asse vnlede
he made gille prut fort
a seeutor of al is goid
Al þat heuere so doit
crist of heuene wrþe hem wroit
Note: Written 2 lines verse per line in MS.
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes. Catalogue of the Western Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. 4 vols. Cambridge: at the UP, 1900-1904: 1.441.