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Lord God in Trinity / Father and Son and Holy Ghost
‘For metyng of theues saie thou this charm’ — twelve couplets
Note: Cf. 6653 and a variant, 420.
Title(s): ‘For metyng of theues saie thou this charm’
Subjects: charms; thieves
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Sloane 2457, f. 8
Editions:
Bühler, Kurt. “Middle English Verses Against Thieves.” Speculum 33 (1958): 371-2: 372.