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DIMEV 2697
IMEV 1609.5
NIMEV see 666/11
Is this a fair avaunt is this honor
An extract from Thomas Hoccleve’s Lespistre de Cupide (1092), comprising lines 64-77
Author(s): Thomas Hoccleve
Title(s): Lespistre de Cupide
Subjects: letters



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 17492 [Devonshire], f. 89v2
First Lines:
ys thys afayre avaunte ys thys honor
a man hymselfe accuse thus and diffame…
Last Lines:
…and vnto her thanke perpetuel
that in suche a nede helps can so well
Note: Preceded by 6779, another extract.