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DIMEV 3535
NIMEV 2195.77
More love may no man show
On suffering love — one couplet translating ‘Maiorem caritatem nemo habet, etc.’ (Jn 15.13) which precedes it in John Grimestone’s sermon notebook
Note: Formerly included in 3630.
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: love, sacrificial
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 122
Transcription:
More loue may no man schewe
þan surffren det for loue trewe
Attributed Title: Arma Christi (f. 120v)
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “Popular Prayers in Middle English Verse.” Modern Philology 36 (1939): 337-50: 346 (where treated as part of 3630).