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DIMEV 1984
Here is the last of the red
Heading between 4274 and 5107 — one couplet
Subjects: introductions
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 30313 [olim Dyson Perrins, Sotheby’s Dec. 1958, lot 42; Sotheby’s Sale, 29 Nov. 1960, Lot 147; Kraus Cat. 100, item 32], roll
Transcription:
HERE IS ÞE LAST OF ÞE RED
& ÞE BEGINING TO PVT AWAYE ÞE DEAD
Note: Written as prose, and followed by further words, ‘ÞE ELEXIR VITAE’.