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The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
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DIMEV 3532
Mistress Dorothy this is your book
Verses addressing the recipient of the book, one Dorothy — one couplet
Subjects: women; bookplates; prayers
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 136 [olim Phillipps 8858], f. 9
Transcription:
Mystrys Dorethe this is yovr boke Who wovll you deny
Cavle me to re corde I wyll saye [they] ly
Note: Added to top margin by a hand of the sixteenth century; symbols or crossed-out text where ‘they’ substituted in second line.
Editions:
Hanna, Ralph, ed. “The Index of Middle English Verse and Huntington Library Collections: A Checklist of Addenda.” Publications of the Bibliographical Society of America 74 (1980): 235-58: 249.