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DIMEV 2373
If it so betide
God’s curse on a witch — one quatrain (aabb) translating ‘Si tibi contingat epialpes te priuet ipsum…’, which follows
Subjects: witches; translations
Versification: — four-line — aabb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 76
Transcription:
Iff hit so be tyde
þe wyche dowȝtr ouer þe ryde
Bothe schal haue goddys curse
þe wyche dowȝter & hurse
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.