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DIMEV 3513.1
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[Loa]thly looks […thely lokys]
Fragmentary opening line of an 8-line fragment, apparently attacking extreme fashions in dress by appeal to Christ ‘vpon the rode’ — ten lines
Note: Formerly 1585.8
Subjects: clothing, against extremes of



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College O.2.53 (1157), f. 74v
First Lines:
…thely lokys
[ ]your bokys
[ ] in torne clothis
[ ]hat many men hym lothis…
Last Lines:
…s many men doth fynde
[ ]fere be hynde
Note: Portion of leaf torn away, with loss of text at beginnings of lines