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Jesu that is most of might
‘Owayne Miles’, a couplet version of St. Patrick’s Purgagory — 341 couplets
Note: For an earlier text see 1607; for other versions, see 524, 4742.
Title(s): ‘Owayne Miles’
Subjects: visions, of the afterlife; Patrick, saint; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: New Haven, Yale University, Beinecke Library 365 [olim Ipswich County Hall deposit, Hillwood; prior Brome Hall, Suffolk], ff. 28-38
First Lines:
Ihesu þat ys moste of myth
And of wronge makyth ryth…
Last Lines:
…That ys lord of mythtys moste
ffadyr and þe sunne and þe holy goste
Editions:
Smith, Lucy Toulmin. “Saint Patrick’s Purgatory and the Knight, Sir Owen.” Englische Studien 9 (1886): 1-12: 3-12.
Smith, Lucy Toulmin, ed. A Commonplace Book of the Fifteenth Century. Norwich: Kerrison, Goose, 1886: 82-106.