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DIMEV 293
NIMEV 158.33
Alas much was that sinning
Lament for Original Sin in relation to Passion of Christ — one couplet
Subjects: laments; Christ, Passion of; Adam, creation and fall of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8, f. 77v
Transcription:
Alas moche wes þat senninge
þat to al mankende was damninge
Note: Written in margin beside sermon De Passione Cristi, ff. 78v-80.
Editions:
Stemmler, Theo. “More English Texts from MS. Cambridge University Library Ii.III.8.” Anglia 93 (1975): 1-16: 7.