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DIMEV 2743
IMEV 1636.3
NIMEV prose
It is praise to know high thing
A proverbial tag translating Latin
Subjects: proverbs; translations



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 12195, f. 116v
Transcription:
Yt is prayse to know hey thyng
but it is scame to forgo
Note: Written as prose.