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DIMEV 1944
IMEV 1190
NIMEV 1190
Here beginneth a treatise fine
On the pestilence, from the Latin — 117 lines, in couplets
Subjects: medicine; pestilence
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 1624, f. 216
First Lines:
Here begynys a tretis fyne
Made in Ynglis owt of Latyne…
Last Lines:
…Her ar medycyns many ches ȝou of the best
For I wyll trett no more bot now go to my rest
Editions:
Bowers, Robert Hood. “A Middle English Mnemonic Plague Tract.” Southern Folklore Quarterly 20 (1956): 118-25: 120-3.