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The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
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DIMEV 2687
IMEV 1603
NIMEV 1603
Ipocras made this book / Whoso will therein look
Verses at the end of a Book of Medicines
Note: Cf. 2688 and 6710.
Subjects: epilogues; medicine
Versification: — eight-line — aabccbdd



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 685 (SC 817), f. 72v
First Lines:
Ipocras made thys bok
ho so wylle ther inne loke…
Last Lines:
…the fyrste way ate the hed he moste be gynne
and afterward atte alle othere lymmys
Note: 8 lines, written as prose.
Editions:
Keiser, George R. “Verse Introductions to Middle English Medical Treatises.” English Studies 84 (2003): 301-17: 314.
2.Source: London, British Library Sloane 3160, f. 153
Note: 6 lines.