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After that this lither folk this maid thus I-slowe
A miracle of St. Agnes added to her Life in some MSS of the South English Legendary — in couplets
Note: Cf. 4532.
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: Agnes, saint, miracle of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Corpus Christi College 431, ff. 9v-10
First Lines:
After þat þis luþer folk þis maide þus aslowe
hure kynesmen þat hire louede were sori ynowe…
Last Lines:
…Þis was lo a fair miracle of S[eint] Agneis iwis
Now god vs bringe to þulke ioie þatte maide in is
Note: Portion of text lost due to mutilation of leaves.
Attributed Title: De sancta Agnete secundo (f. 9v)
2.Source: Cambridge UK, Corpus Christi College 145, ff. 9-9v
First Lines:
After þat þis luþer folk þis holy maide slou
Hure kynesmen þat louede hure wel sori were Inou…
Last Lines:
…Þis was lo anair miracle of seint Anneis iwis
Nou god vs bringe to þulke ioye þat þis maide Inne is
Editions:
D’Evelyn, Charlotte, and A. J. Mill, eds. The South English Legendary: Corpus Christi College Cambridge MS. 145 and British Museum MS. Harley 2277, with variants from Bodley MS. Ashmole 43 and British Museum MS. Cotton Julius D.ix. EETS o.s. 235 (1959), 236 (1956); repr. 1967: 33.
3.Source: Winchester, Winchester College 33, f. 53v