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Man have in mind and mend thy miss / While thou art heir…
Memor esto nouissima — six 8-line stanzas (ababbcbc) with this refrain
Note: This piece is closely related to 3352.
Title(s): Memor esto nouissima
Subjects: vanity, against worldly
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Library 205, f. 87ra
First Lines:
Man haf in mynd & mend þi mys
quhill þow art heir in lyf lyffand…
Last Lines:
…And shild þefa þe fendis plycht
memor esto mouissima
Editions:
Stevenson, George. Pieces from the Makculloch and the Gray MSS. together with The Chepman and Myllar Prints. Scottish Text Society 65. Edinburgh, 1918: 13-14.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 246-8.
Davies, Reginald Thorne. Medieval English Lyrics: a critical anthology. London, 1963; Evanston, IL: Northwestern UP, 1964: 226-7.