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Here is I-buried under this grave
Epitaph, c. 1430, for Harry Hawles — two couplets
Subjects: epitaphs; inscriptions; Hawles, Harry, of Arreton (Isle of Wight)
Versification: — two-line — aa



Inscriptions:
1.Source: Isle of Wight, Arreton Church brass
Transcription:
Here is ybyried under this grave
Harry Hawles his soul god save
Long tyme steward of the yle of wyght
have mercy on hym god ful of myght
Editions:
Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph. Chronicles of the Tombs. London: Bohn, 1857, and subsequent printings: 46.
Ravenshaw, Thomas Fitz-Arthur Torin. Ancient Epitaphes from A.D. 1250 to A.D. 1800. London: Masters, 1878: 9.