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DIMEV 1948
Here beginneth of the King of Tars
Rhyming heading to 1789 — one quatrain, monorhyming
Note: See 1789.
Subjects: introductions
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], f. 304vb1
Transcription:
Her bi genneþ of þe kyng of Tsars
And of þe Soudan of Damas
Hou þe Soudan of Dammas
Was I cristned þrou godus gras