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DIMEV 2769
It wasteth
On lechery — four monorhyming lines following Latin Luxuria facit hec
Subjects: sins, deadly
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 148
Transcription:
hit wasteþ
hit ffileþ
hit wraþþeþ
hit bigileþ
Attributed Title: Luxuria facit hec primo (f. 148, the first three words to the left of the stanza and the last to the right).
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 260.