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Man ought to loven that rhymes ren
Genesis and Exodus — 4162 lines in couplets
Title(s): Genesis and Exodus
Subjects: scripture, Engl. trans. of; translations
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Corpus Christi College 444, f. 1
First Lines:
Man og to luuen þat rimes ren
Þe wisseþ wel þe logede men…
Last Lines:
…And in to blisse wiþ seli men
Wiþ muþ and hert sey we amen
Attributed Title: Explicit Liber Exodus (f. 81)
Editions:
Morris, Richard, ed. The Story of Genesis and Exodus. EETS o.s. 7 (1865); repr. 1973.
Morris, Richard, ed. Specimens of Early English A.D. 1250-A.D. 1400. Oxford, 1867 [See also Morris and Skeat (1882)]: 1-18 (extracts).
Hall, Joseph. Selections from Early Middle English, 1130-1250. 2 parts. Oxford: Clarendon, 1920, 1951: 1.197-214 (extracts).