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Now pride is in price
Evils of the Time — two monorhyming quatrains
Note: Variant of 2957; preceded by 1377.
Subjects: evils of the time
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson D.893 (SC 13659), f. 75
First Lines:
Now pride ys yn pris
Now couetyse ys wyse…
Last Lines:
…Now haþ god euche syn
to dystrie þis werle by reson
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Historical Poems of the XIV and XV Centuries. New York: Columbia UP, 1959: xliii.