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How that Abel sometime had a double corn
Abel and Eli as types of purity — ten lines (abcbccddef)
Subjects: purity
Versification: — ten-line — abcbccddef



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.10.50, ff. 35v-36
First Lines:
Howe that abell sumtyme had a double corn
Oon for his feithfull trewe sacrifice…
Last Lines:
…Bodie & all in a chare of fire
ffor he him h kept from all corrupcioun
Note: Added to lower margins by a late fifteenth- to sixteenth-century hand.