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Love is out of land I-went
On the Evils of the Time — seven lines preceded by Latin version
Subjects: evils of the time; translations
Versification: — seven-line — aabbccc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 145r2
Transcription:
Loue is out of lond i-went
Defaute of loue þis lond haþ shent
Reuthþe and treuthþe and charite
Goþ out of lond all þreo
Prude enuye and lecherie
Couetise and tricherie
Habbeþ þis lond one here baillye
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: 228; rev. ed. 257.