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Aethelwold the good clerk was I-bore in England
Life of St Aethelwold, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Note: For other MSS see 4528.
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: saints’ lives; Aelthelwold, saint, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 779 (SC 2567), ff. 241rb-242v
First Lines:
Thelwold þe gode clerk was I bore in ingelonde
In his ȝonge lyue he hated sinne & chonde…
Last Lines:
…þer after anon his soule fro his body gan wende
In to þe blisse of heuene & god vs þedir sende
Attributed Title: Seint thelwold þe holy bisschop (f. 241rb)