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Here shall I dwellen locken under stone
Two couplets translating ‘Hic habitabo clausus in tumulo’ in John Grimestone’s sermon notebook
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: translations; death; warnings
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 87v
Transcription:
Her sal i dwellen loken under ston
Her sal i dwellen ioy is her non
Her sal i dwellen wermes to fede
Her sal i dwellen domes to abide
Attributed Title: De Morte (f. 86)
Editions:
Woolf, Rosemary. The English Religious Lyric in the Middle Ages. Oxford: Clarendon, 1968: 88.
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 27.