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DIMEV 3982
O man thou behold that I [ ]…
Verses ?of Christ addressing mankind — possibly couplets
Subjects: Christ, address to humankind; Christ, complaint to man; sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Digby 45 (SC 1646), ff. 21v-22
First Lines:
[O] mon þu bi hode þat hic [ ]…
Last Lines:
…wyt þi body god þe [ ]
It was of þornys [ ] ful lef
Note: Text added in crayon to the margins below sermon ‘De passione domini’, erased and mostly illegible.