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DIMEV 1847
He taketh other colours aright
On God’s gift of light and colour — one monorhyming quatrain in John Grimestone’s sermon notebook
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: four-line
Versification: — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 35
Transcription:
He taket oþer coloures arith
& oþere coloures sewith to mannis sith
Hit sewith defaute to eueri with
& openliche it sewith lith
Attributed Title: De Colore (f. 35)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 11.