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Jesu that would for us die / and was born of maid Mary
‘þe seuen dedly sinnes’ — 460 lines
Note: Cf. 1598.
Title(s): ‘þe seuen dedly sinnes’
Subjects: sins, deadly
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 463 (SC 1596), ff. 157rb-158va
First Lines:
Iesu þat wold for vs dye
& was boren of mayde marie
ȝeue hem alle his blessing
þat wole here þis talking…
Last Lines:
…Amen amen par charite
if þat his blessed wille beo
Note: Two columns per page, one in which two lines of text are written on a single line in the column, the other in which a single line of text takes a line in the column.
Attributed Title: Septem peccata mortalia (f. 157rb)
Editions:
Heuser, Wilhelm. “With an O and an I.” Anglia 27 (1904): 283-319: 185.