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IMEV 222.5
NIMEV 222.5
All the words that drawen to sin / Think that venom is therein
A couplet translating ‘Omne seminarium voluptatis venenum puta’ in John Grimestone’s sermon notes
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: advice, moral
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 12
Transcription:
Alle þe wordis þat drawen to senne
þenk þat wenym is þerinne
Attributed Title: De Abstinencia (f. 12)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 3.